Playing God | What the Victorians Did For Us

Adam Hart-Davis investigates Victorian innovations. He goes fossil hunting at Lyme Regis, recreates a Victorian seance, and examines devices for waking the dead.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 29'06''
  • Broadcast year: 2001
Curriculum Connection
  • History | Britain, 1745-1901

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: What the Victorians Did For Us
  • Episode: Playing God