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OU on the BBC this week 16-04-11 to 22-04-11

Updated Saturday 16th April 2011

A big new series on human genes, and a visit to the biggest gathering of UK sociologists. Just a couple of our highlights this week.

Sunday 17th April

7.50pm BBC Two Wales Coast shorts
Alice Roberts gets a lift from a hovercraft
Take our walking on water challenge

8.00pm BBC Radio Four More Or Less
The smarter statistics show.
Satistics and the law

Monday 18th April

12.15am BBC Radio 4 Thinking Allowed
Laurie Taylor explores policing Northern Ireland and the role of Facebook in Trindadian life.
Introducing Daniel Miller

7.30pm BBC One England and Wales Bang Goes The Theory
Shattering glass with music, GM crops and a controversial way of fighting allergies.
Try the Shepard tone illusion

8.00pm BBC HD Channel Bang Goes The Theory

9.00pm BBC Four The Gene Code
A brand new series from the BBC and The Open University asks what it means now we understand how DNA influences our lives.
Play: Unzip your genes

Tuesday 19th April

2.55am BBC Four The Gene Code

Wednesday 20th April

4.00pm BBC Radio 4 Thinking Allowed
A special edition reports from the British Sociological Association conference.


5.55pm BBC Two Scotland Coast shorts
A rebirth of Cardiff bay
On the way to Cardiff Bay

Thursday 21st April

12.55am BBC Four The Gene Code

Friday 22nd April

1.30pm BBC Radio Four More Or Less

8.30pm BBC One Scotland and Northern Ireland Bang Goes The Theory


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