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Why Simon Reeve believes that running around in circles is not such a crazy idea.
Water draining away through a plug hole (Photo credit: Davey Shafik)

Does water really drain away in the opposite direction in the southern hemisphere?
Simon Reeve circles the world for the television series Equator. Repeated on Sunday 5, 12, 19 August, 19:00 BST on BBC Two


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SUNDAY 27 AUGUST 2006

Father and son circumcisers in Kenya

Abandoned in a rainforest in Gabon and greeted by circumcisers in Kenya, Simon's journey gets underway.

SUNDAY 3 SEPTEMBER 2006

Sunset in Indonesia

In Indonesia, Simon visits a village of sea gypsies and meets tribespeople who want to adopt him.

SUNDAY 17 SEPTEMBER 2006

Locacao Sao Gabriel in Brazil

After surviving the most dangerous region in Colombia, Simon is nearly swallowed by a tidal wave in Brazil.







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