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Discovery Science Torstai 31.7.

02:00
The Science of Fear and Lust
The Science of Fear. Fear is the most powerful human emotion; it is the body’s automatic response to a threat. Can we erase fear? And if we do, what will be the consequences?
02:45
Mythbusters
Anti-Gravity Device. The Mythbusters test a range of anti-gravity devices - is it really possible to escape the pull of the Earth? Plus a look at some Christmas-themed myths.
03:35
Prophets of Science Fiction
George Lucas. From the lightsaber to the Death Star, 'Star Wars' is one of the defining science fiction works of the 20th century. Film-maker Ridley Scott explores Lucas' creations.
04:30
Stephen Hawking's Grand Design
The Key to the Cosmos. Why does the universe exist and why does it follow rules and laws? From the discovery of gravity to the development of string theory, Hawking explores the principles of the cosmos.
05:20
Scrapheap Challenge
Semi-Finals. In the semi-final, the top six teams must build radio-controlled vehicles to race around an obstacle course. But who’s got the engineering prowess to make it through to the final?

Kello 6:00

06:10
Meteorite Men
5,000 years ago a meteorite cascaded over Poland, scarring the landscape with seven craters. Now, Steve and Geoff receive exclusive access to the Morasko crater field.
07:00
Prototype This
Flying Lifeguard. The crack team of inventors continue tackling the problems of today's world from their island warehouse in San Francisco. Together they imagine the craziest prototypes of tomorrow.
07:55
Sport Science
Myths. Every sport has its own myths, but are they fact or fiction? It is time to either prove or debunk some of the biggest myths in sports.
08:45
Prophets of Science Fiction
Robert Heinlein. Robert Heinlein's 'Starship Troopers' and 'Stranger in a Strange Land' ask 'what is freedom?' Hollywood notables and scientists convey his lasting influence.
09:40
Meteorite Men
5,000 years ago a meteorite cascaded over Poland, scarring the landscape with seven craters. Now, Steve and Geoff receive exclusive access to the Morasko crater field.
10:30
Mega Builders
Mighty Shovel. ‘Mega Builders’ chronicles one of the world's most awe-inspiring constructions, meeting the team behind it and discovering how such a huge project is pulled off.
11:20
Stephen Hawking's Grand Design
The Key to the Cosmos. Why does the universe exist and why does it follow rules and laws? From the discovery of gravity to the development of string theory, Hawking explores the principles of the cosmos.

Kello 12:00

12:10
Scrapheap Challenge
Semi-Finals. In the semi-final, the top six teams must build radio-controlled vehicles to race around an obstacle course. But who’s got the engineering prowess to make it through to the final?
13:00
Test Case
Planes and Space. Peter and Fedor visit the National Air and Space Centre to try out a simulator used to test new aviation systems. They also see what it's like to fly through a snowstorm.
13:30
Prophets of Science Fiction
George Lucas. From the lightsaber to the Death Star, 'Star Wars' is one of the defining science fiction works of the 20th century. Film-maker Ridley Scott explores Lucas' creations.
14:20
Mythbusters
Anti-Gravity Device. The Mythbusters test a range of anti-gravity devices - is it really possible to escape the pull of the Earth? Plus a look at some Christmas-themed myths.
15:10
Scrapheap Challenge
Finals. The top three teams go head to head with Dick Strawbridge and his Diamonds in the series final. Who will build the best flying car and become 'Scrapheap Challenge' champions?
16:00
Mega Builders
Arctic Ice Crusher. ‘Mega Builders’ chronicles one of the world's most awe-inspiring constructions, meeting the team behind it and discovering how such a huge project is pulled off.
16:50
Meteorite Men
Geoff and Steve return to Northern Sweden and endure swarms of mosquitoes and swampy terrain to recover a famed Muonionalustra Iron.
17:40
Mission Critical: Hubble
The Hubble telescope has revolutionised our knowledge of the cosmos. Now, after years without maintenance, a group of scientists are attempting to revive it and make history again.

Kello 18:00

18:30
The Science of Fear and Lust
The Science of Fear. Fear is the most powerful human emotion; it is the body’s automatic response to a threat. Can we erase fear? And if we do, what will be the consequences?
19:20
How Tech Works
What was the most cutting-edge car a hundred years ago; and how is the European Space Agency preparing to launch super-tech equipment onto Mars? Dr Basil Singer finds out.
19:45
Test Case
Cars Outside. Peter and Fedor test the bumpers on lorries when we see a crash involving a lorry with a bumper and one without a bumper. They also launch a projectile of 800 kilos at a car.
20:10
Mythbusters
Firearms Folklore. In 'Saving Private Ryan', one sniper kills another by shooting down the gun scope. Can this actually be done? Adam and Jamie investigate.

Kello 21:00

21:00
Sci-Fi Saved My Life
Stargate Saved My Life. You might think 'Stargate' is a strange phenomenon, but NASA is already working on it. Jump through the gate and let Beau Bridges and Kurt Russell be your guides.
21:50
Superhuman Showdown
Strength. Why can Dr Mak Yuree break baseball bats with his shins; how far can Franz Muellner throw a washing machine; plus, can vocal coach Jaime use his voice to shatter glass?
22:40
Spider-Man Tech
Experts examine Spider-Man's powers and assess what is scientifically possible and what is pure comic-book fiction. Included are scenes from the Spider-Man films.
23:30
Bad Universe
Asteroid Apocalypse. 65 million years ago, an asteroid bigger than Mount Everest hit the Earth, wiping out the dinosaurs. Will we suffer the same fate? Phil Plait investigates.

Kello 24:00

00:20
How Tech Works
What was the most cutting-edge car a hundred years ago; and how is the European Space Agency preparing to launch super-tech equipment onto Mars? Dr Basil Singer finds out.
00:45
Test Case
Cars Outside. Peter and Fedor test the bumpers on lorries when we see a crash involving a lorry with a bumper and one without a bumper. They also launch a projectile of 800 kilos at a car.
01:10
Sci-Fi Saved My Life
Stargate Saved My Life. You might think 'Stargate' is a strange phenomenon, but NASA is already working on it. Jump through the gate and let Beau Bridges and Kurt Russell be your guides.
02:00
Superhuman Showdown
Strength. Why can Dr Mak Yuree break baseball bats with his shins; how far can Franz Muellner throw a washing machine; plus, can vocal coach Jaime use his voice to shatter glass?
02:45
Mythbusters
Firearms Folklore. In 'Saving Private Ryan', one sniper kills another by shooting down the gun scope. Can this actually be done? Adam and Jamie investigate.
03:35
Spider-Man Tech
Experts examine Spider-Man's powers and assess what is scientifically possible and what is pure comic-book fiction. Included are scenes from the Spider-Man films.
04:30
Bad Universe
Asteroid Apocalypse. 65 million years ago, an asteroid bigger than Mount Everest hit the Earth, wiping out the dinosaurs. Will we suffer the same fate? Phil Plait investigates.