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8/25 Michael Portillo visits Chester's Roman remains and goes mussel fishing in north Wales. (R)
3/3 How some species survived the ice age that began 2.8 million years ago. (R)
1/3 How the early 20th century saw a fragmented, abstract, discordant sound come to the fore.
Documentary about the Antikythera Mechanism, an early computer found in a shipwreck. (R)
3/6 Looking for a campaign boost, Bob courts the religious vote and Broughty Ferry's women. (R)
2/3 Danny Baker and his three guests explore the essential elements of a great pop album. (R)
How the album changed popular music for ever between the mid 1960s and the late 1970s. (R)
Film about female movie stars such as Garbo, Dietrich, Hayworth, Crawford and Monroe. (R)
1/3 How the early 20th century saw a fragmented, abstract, discordant sound come to the fore. (R)
Wednesday 13 February 2013