Melvyn Bragg examines the controversy and scandal of 17th century print culture.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss relativism; a philosophy with no absolute truths.
Melvyn Bragg examines prime numbers and their mysterious role in the universe of numbers.
Melvyn Bragg and guests explore the importance of the oath in the Classical World.
Melvyn Bragg examines the ‘Oresteia’, the seminal trilogy of tragedies by Aeschylus.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss ideas of heaven and the afterlife.
Melvyn Bragg examines the 1819 Peterloo Massacre and the brutality of the British state.
Melvyn Bragg investigates artificial intelligence; can a computer imitate the human mind?
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the great 17th century philosopher Thomas Hobbes.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the search for the Graviton particle in physics.