The Big Bang is a CITV science show that broadcast from April 15, 1996 - September 8, 2004. Originally presented Gareth Jones and Violet Berlin, the show had a re-vamp in 2002 when Gareth and Violet left the show and Michael Underwood and Kate McIntyre took over. In 2004, Michael left the show to present CITV's Ministry of Mayhem and was replaced. The show ran for nine series. Series 7, 8 & 9 can often be repeated on the CITV Channel.