6/10 Alasdair Cochrane of Sheffield University argues that animals should have greater rights.
David Almond, Eliza Carthy and Alison Light debate working class history with Anne McElvoy
5/10 Alun Withey explains what shaving tells us about medical advances and military strategy.
4/10 Daisy Hay considers the way Benjamin Disraeli used his private life for political ends.
Historian Helen Castor and biographer Laura Thompson discuss myths, mysteries and evidence
3/10 Sophie Coulombeau explores the history of women changing their surnames when marrying.
David Willetts MP and Roger Scruton discuss how much specialist knowledge politicians need
2/10 Tom Charlton on what 17th-century ideas about censorship share with the Leveson report.
Matthew Sweet chairs a debate exploring technology's impact on cultural taste.
1/10 Tiffany Watt-Smith explores the interest of Victorian scientists in our urge to imitate.