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Duration 10 mins
Updated 12 Dec 2014
Do you find yourself screaming at the screen in frustration when Hollywood films get the science wrong?
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Duration 15 mins
Updated 07 Dec 2011
For the BBC THREE TV programme Lab Rats, biologist Mike Leahy and his buddy Zeron Gibson put themselves a range of bizarre experiments. Here, Mike ...
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Duration 12 hours
Updated 31 May 2011
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Updated 20 Dec 2014
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