Terry Pratchett Facing Extinction (BBC Radio Times)

Best-selling author Sir Terry Pratchett, diagnosed with Alzheimer's five years ago, has one last adventure he wants to go on. Eighteen years ago Terry had a life-changing experience in the jungles of Borneo, where he encountered orangutans in the wild for the first time. Now he's going back to find out what the future holds for these endangered species, and discover a new threat to their habitat that could push them to the brink of extinction. Details on the BBC website.

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