Rough Science

Premiere: 2000
Network: Bbc Two
IMDB Rating: 7.6/10
Sessons: 6
Full Episodes: 34
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Full Show Summary

An entertaining documentary series in which a small team of scientists are transported to a remote location (deserted island, mountain valley, etc) and set various tasks that they must accomplish using only basic tools and supplies, and whatever materials they can extract from the environment around them. Previous challenges have included: the constuction of a wind-powered electricity generator, the production and use of textile dyes, and measuring the speed of a glacier.
Rough Science S06E06
Last Episode, 07 December 2005: Season 6, Episode 6: Photo
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Date Aired Rough Science Episodes
Season 1
26 May 2000 Season 1, Episode 1: Mediterranean Mystery
02 June 2000 Season 1, Episode 2: Simmering Shutterbugs
09 June 2000 Season 1, Episode 3: Power Supplies
16 June 2000 Season 1, Episode 4: Sustenance and Sayonara
Season 2
07 May 2002 Season 2, Episode 1: Mapping It Out
14 May 2002 Season 2, Episode 2: Bugs and Barometers
21 May 2002 Season 2, Episode 3: Time and Transmitters
28 May 2002 Season 2, Episode 4: Feel the Heat
04 June 2002 Season 2, Episode 5: Sun and Sea
11 June 2002 Season 2, Episode 6: The Science of Celebration
Season 3
25 October 2002 Season 3, Episode 1: Gold Rush
01 November 2002 Season 3, Episode 2: Shakers
08 November 2002 Season 3, Episode 3: Quakers
22 November 2002 Season 3, Episode 4: Ice
29 November 2002 Season 3, Episode 5: Treasure Hunt
06 December 2002 Season 3, Episode 6: The Big Smelt
Season 4
06 January 2004 Season 4, Episode 1: Rover
13 January 2004 Season 4, Episode 2: Communication
20 January 2004 Season 4, Episode 3: Spacesuit
27 January 2004 Season 4, Episode 4: Impact
03 February 2004 Season 4, Episode 5: Aerial Surveyor
10 February 2004 Season 4, Episode 6: Rocket
Season 5
16 February 2005 Season 5, Episode 1: Shipwrecked
23 February 2005 Season 5, Episode 2: Lost at Sea
02 March 2005 Season 5, Episode 3: Call of the Wild
09 March 2005 Season 5, Episode 4: To the Lighthouse
16 March 2005 Season 5, Episode 5: The Reef
23 March 2005 Season 5, Episode 6: Beneath the Waves
Season 6
02 November 2005 Season 6, Episode 1: Power
09 November 2005 Season 6, Episode 2: Safety
16 November 2005 Season 6, Episode 3: Mountain
23 November 2005 Season 6, Episode 4: Clean
30 November 2005 Season 6, Episode 5: Mine
07 December 2005 Season 6, Episode 6: Photo