Doomwatch is the code name of a semi-secret government department set up to keep an eye on, and try to contain, potentially hazardous scientific research. A highly independent team, headed by the incorruptible Dr Quist, observe the scientists while MI6 observe them. Projecting what could happen if a particular experiment or technology got out of hand, this exciting 1970s drama series is anchored in scientific fact and is frightingly close to reality…

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Airs on: United Kingdom BBC One (1970 - 1999)
Runtime: 60 minutes
Status: Ended
Show Type: Scripted
Genres: Drama Adventure Science-Fiction

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4x01: Winter AngelDec 16, 1999
3x11: The Killer DolphinsAug 14, 1972
3x10: Cause of DeathAug 7, 1972
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