Bang Goes the Theory 2009 | TV Show Watchlist
Science and technology are put to the test by examining everyday scientific principals that are instrumental in shaping the world.
Premiered: July 27, 2009
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The team sets out to discover what is behind our special relationship with dogs. Liz visits researchers comparing dogs to wolves to see how domestication has shaped canines and Philippa Forrester finds out how dogs really can be good for your health.
The team looks at some of the biggest travel nightmares. Liz investigates what causes traffic jams, whether lane switching works, and how to beat travel sickness. Meanwhile Jem heads for his workshop to build his own home-made, man-powered airplane.
Jem dreams of flying by pedaling a homemade plane into the air. Meanwhile, Liz explores how hormones and blood sugar affect our energy levels and mood, and Dallas tries to answer the question 'Do we really need to drink eight glasses of water a day?'.
Howard Stableford brings us up to date on the health risks of wireless signals; Jem explores the possibility of electricity without wires, and Liz reports on how cell phone signals could protect us from illness and injury.
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- Premiered: July 27, 2009
- Rating: TV-PG
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- Premise: Science and technology are put to the test by examining everyday scientific principals that are instrumental in shaping the world. (more)