The story of the BBC’s Horizon programme

We speak to Horizon producer Alec Nisbett to get a behind-the-scenes look at the long-running BBC science programme.

Published: February 14, 2020 at 1:04 pm
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This bonus episode of Radio Astronomy is a Horizon special, as we speak to former producer Alec Nisbett ahead of the launch of his new book On The Horizon, a behind-the-scenes history of the show.


Alec reveals how the long-running BBC science programme covered space and astronomy, and what it was like touring the world in search of the latest scientific advances.


Listen to the podcast here.


Iain Todd, BBC Sky at Night Magazine
Iain ToddScience journalist

Iain Todd is BBC Sky at Night Magazine's Content Editor. He fell in love with the night sky when he caught his first glimpse of Orion, aged 10.


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