1/4 Martha Kearney's year gets off to a bad start when snow threatens to kill the bees.
Peter Higgs opens up to Jim Al-Khalili about the Higgs boson.
BBC World Service
The team looks at Mars, a planet that is tantalisingly similar to our own.
Sam Smith meets the people whose lives and livelihoods were affected by the storms.
2/3 How C19th scientists' bid to decode the order of the elements was beset by false starts.
The tech festival in Manchester envisages the year 2018
Kate Humble presents the green woodpecker.
BBC Radio 4
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside. Presented by Caz Graham.
2/3 Iolo witnesses extraordinary displays from hen harriers and black grouse.
With the waters receding, the team takes a more considered look at the recent floods.
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