QI. Image shows from L to R: Alan Davies, Sandi Toksvig. Copyright: TalkbackThames.


BBC Two and BBC One panel show about quite interesting facts. 266 episodes (pilot + 18 series), 2003 - 2021. Stars Sandi Toksvig, Stephen Fry and Alan Davies.

Next new episode is on tomorrow at 9pm. Series R, Episode 15
Catch-up on Episode 14 on BBC iPlayer   Series Q, Episode 16 is repeated on Dave today at 6pm.

Tippe Tops and Rattlebacks

Stephen demonstrates a spinning top that turns upside down called a tippe top and a spinning strip of plastic called a rattleback that always goes back to spinning in one direction.

From Series K, Episode 16. Featuring: Alan Davies, Stephen Fry, Liza Tarbuck, Sandi Toksvig, Susan Calman.

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