Melvyn Bragg examines the myths and theology that inspired the Vikings.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the function and interpretation of dreams.
Melvyn Bragg and guests examine how much the British Raj owed to the Mughal Emperors.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss Ernest Rutherford, the father of nuclear science.
Melvyn Bragg explores a transcendental idea that took hold on the Age of Enlightenment.
Melvyn Bragg examines the Battle of Thermopylae, a defining clash between East and West.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the origins and history of codes.
Melvyn Bragg discusses Jean-Baptiste Lamarck, the 18th century French precursor to Darwin.
Melvyn Bragg investigates how sounds turned into signs and signs became the alphabet.
Melvyn Bragg examines how the Devil became an established figure in Christianity.