On the box
10 Things to Know About, RTÉ One, Monday, November 13, 8.30pm
In the first episodes, the science team investigate the secrets under the earth’s surface that threaten but also sustain modern living.
Feats of Modest Valour, RTÉ One, Sunday, November 12, 10.35pm
This short documentary observes three people with Parkinson’s disease, all longing for a remedy. Meanwhile in Galway, Dr Eilís Dowd and her team of scientists are developing a new medical device which could potentially cure the disease.
Will a Robot Steal my Job? RTÉ One, Monday November 13, 9:35pm
This one-hour documentary explores how robots and artificial intelligence could be on course to transform the jobs market, render the skills of swathes of the population obsolete and utterly transform the way we work. Are we prepared for this change?
Nowhere East, RTÉ2, Monday, November, 10pm
The brainchild of comedian Alison Spittle, this new six-part series is a comedy about life in small-town Ireland as seen from the perspective of the returning millennial.
Weather Live, RTÉ One, Wednesday, November 15, 7pm
All matters weather-related are explored in a new live audience show broadcast from the National Botanic Gardens, across three nights from Wednesday to Friday. Presenter Kathyrn Thomas, left, will be joined each night by a host of live studio guests and Met Éireann meteorologists, amongst them Gerald Fleming, Evelyn Cusack and Joanna Donnelly, to find out what makes the Irish climate so unique.