Arthur C. Clarke's World of Strange Powers is a popular thirteen-part British television series looking at strange worlds of the paranormal. It was produced by Yorkshire Television for the ITV network and first broadcast in 1985. It was the sequel to the 1980 series Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious World.
The series is introduced by science fiction writer Arthur C. Clarke in short sequences filmed at his home in Sri Lanka. Individual episodes are narrated by Anna Ford. The series was produced by John Fairley and directed by Peter Jones, Michael Weigall and Charles Flynn.
It was followed by Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe, broadcast in 1994.
Runtime: 25 minutes
Arthur C. Clarke's World of Strange Powers - Thornton Road poltergeist - Netflix
The Thornton Road Poltergeist refers to stone-throwing incidents in a residential area of Birmingham, England and the subsequent police investigation.
Arthur C. Clarke's World of Strange Powers - Literature - Netflix
Fairley, John & Welfare Simon 1984: Arthur C. Clarke's World of Strange Powers pages 31–34. ISBN 0-00-216679-8. Time Life Books 1989: Mind Over Matter pages 53–54. ISBN 0-8094-6336-9.