Wallace & Gromit's World of Invention is a BBC One science show featuring the animated claymation characters Wallace and Gromit, made by Aardman. The BBC said in a press statement that the series, "Wallace will take a lighthearted and humorous look at the real-life inventors, contraptions, gadgets and inventions, with the silent help of Gromit". The series aims to inspire a whole new generation of innovative minds by showing them real, but mind-boggling, machines and inventions from around the world that have influenced Wallace's illustrious inventing career.
The series was commissioned by Jay Hunt, controller of BBC One, and Jo Ball.
- Peter Sallis - Wallace
- Ashley Jensen - Narrator (filmed inserts)
- John Sparkes - Archivist Goronwy
- Jem Stansfield - Science Correspondent ("It Never Got Off The Drawing Board" segment)
- Julian Nott
- Main article: Wallace and Gromit's World of Invention: Season 1
- Nature Knows Best - November 3, 2010
- Reach for the Sky - November 10, 2010
- Home Sweet Home - November 17, 2010
- Come to Your Senses - November 24, 2010
- Better Safe Than Sorry - December 1, 2010
- From A to B - December 8, 2010
The series originally aired on BBC One and BBC One HD in 2010 in the United Kingdom, debuting on the 3rd of November, with the finale of season 1 on the 8th of December.