Beechgrove Garden episode 26 2015

The Beechgrove Garden episode 26 2015

In Beechgrove Garden episode 26 2015: although this is the last in the present series, gardening is a year round activity and so Jim, Carole, George and Chris have a long list of jobs that we could and should be doing that will keep us all busy for the foreseeable.   This is also a ...

binary stars

How the Universe Works -Twin Suns: The Alien Mysteries ep.3 2018

Planets that orbit two suns instead of one might be deadly hell worlds, but new discoveries reveal that sci-fi star systems with binary stars might be optimal places for alien life.   How the Universe Works is a users guide to the cosmos from the big bang to galaxies, stars, planets and moons. Where did ...

Venice to Istanbul

Rick Stein: From Venice to Istanbul ep.6

The chef's gastronomic road trip from Venice to Istanbul through the countries of the former Byzantine Empire is nearing its end as he leaves southern Greece for the shores of western Turkey. On the Cesme Peninsula Rick enjoys creamy Armola cheese matured in goat skins, Urla's famous red wine and the ultimate Turkish breakfast.   ...

extraterrestrials

Ancient Aliens – The Wisdom Keepers

The Aborigines of Australia are the oldest, continuously surviving society on Earth. The stories preserved in their oral tradition are said to date back over 60,000 years, to an era they call the "Dreamtime" and contain fascinating descriptions about how life began and our planet was seeded by extraterrestrials. Linguistic experts have just discovered that ...

Beechgrove Garden episode 25 2015

The Beechgrove Garden episode 25 2015

In Beechgrove Garden episode 25 2015: Carole and George plant various combinations of bulbs and spring bedding plants to see which of these make the most attractive displays, while Jim has a big clear-out in his greenhouse.   The programme catches up with Brian Cunningham at Scone Palace Garden to review the progress made to ...

moussaka

Rick Stein: From Venice to Istanbul ep.5

Continuing his journey from Venice to Istanbul, Rick Stein arrives in the Greek Peloponnese and samples some memorable dishes and the best home-made moussaka he's ever had. Back in his Symi island kitchen he cooks Galaktoboureko, Greece's all-time favourite dessert. Rick Stein embarks on a new gastronomic road trip from Venice to Istanbul through the ...

solar system

How the Universe Works – Dark History of the Solar System ep.2 2018

Our solar system hides a dark and violent past, and new discoveries reveal that the earth and planets were formed from the destruction of strange alien worlds that came before us.   Dark History of the Solar System: The formation and evolution of the Solar System began 4.6 billion years ago with the gravitational collapse ...

Beechgrove Garden episode 24 2015

The Beechgrove Garden episode 24 2015

In Beechgrove Garden episode 24 2015: Jim and Carole walk around the garden pointing out plant combinations showing colour at this time of year. Jim prepares half hardy perennials for winter, whilst Carole enjoys the gloxinias which are still flowering well and shows how to dry off amaryllis bulbs.   In Coldstream, George Anderson meets ...

How the Universe Works – Are Black Holes Real ep.1 2018

New discoveries are challenging everything we know about black holes -- astronomers are beginning to question if they even exist. The latest science tries to explain how they work & what they look like, despite the fact we've never actually seen one. What Is a Black Hole? A black hole is a place in space ...

Decoding the Cosmic Egg

Ancient Aliens – Decoding the Cosmic Egg

A "Cosmic Egg" -- in which the universe, or some primordial being comes into existence by the hatching of an egg -- is found in the creation myths of many cultures. Why is this concept so pervasive throughout the world? Clues to the origin of the Cosmic Egg may lie in another symbol commonly paired ...