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Horrible Science

ITV and CITV sketch show about science. 10 episodes (1 series) in 2015. Stars Ben Miller, Chris Martin, Letty Butler, Tom Bell and others.

Series 1, Episode 4 - Space, Stars And Slimy Aliens

This episode examines what happens to our bodies in space.

Further details

This episode examines what happens to our bodies in space. Can we live on other planets? Who invented the telescope, and how can we make one at home?

Mark receives a letter from the channel head, warning that he is going to be sacked if anything else goes wrong on the show. Lucy, Bob and Professor McTaggart try and make sure that everything goes smoothly for once. All seems to be going well until legendary astrologer Galileo arrives and is keen to start selling his telescopes. Lucy is outraged and decides to teach him a lesson.

Broadcast details

Sunday 4th October 2015
25 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Ben Miller Professor McTaggart
Chris Martin Mark
Letty Butler Lucy
Tom Bell Bob
Eleanor Lawrence Professor Small
Jason Forbes Junior
Susan Wokoma Dr Sensible
Alexander Armstrong Tannoy (Voice)
Guest cast
Marcus Garvey Galileo
Writing team
David Armand Writer
Will Maclean Script Editor
Production team
Simon Gibney Director
John Pocock Series Producer
Ben Miller Executive Producer
Jimmy Mulville Executive Producer
Rachel Hillman Executive Producer
Jamila Metran Executive Producer
Chris Rose Executive Producer
Genevieve Dexter Executive Producer
Iestyn Evans Puppeteer

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