Are we too obsessed with metrics and are we measuring the right values?
Could your ‘breath print’ be a marker as unique to you as your finger print?
With smarter technology monitoring our behaviour how far should we compromise privacy?
How do we develop a practical, reliable and cheap supply of renewable energy?
How much is violence a choice, and how much a natural human instinct?
Can letting go of places, people, ideas and traditions bring big rewards?
With Margaret Hamburg, Thomas Frieden and Anthony Coles.
Talking to yourself – is it a good thing?
All about sharing - wealth, power, responsibility and ideas
How an understanding of space around us is crucial to learn who and what we are
Crystals are found growing naturally all over the world, so why are we creating new ones?
If by accident you are thrown into icy waters, what can help your chances of survival?
Can putting art in unusual places help improve our world?
Cutting-edge space science, including asteroids, dark matter and how to detect tiny units
Are high-altitude climbers and multiple marathon runners adrenaline junkies?
How dust helps to keep the planet cooler and nourishes the Amazon rainforest
What impact is globalisation having on our sense of personal and national identity?
Materials, relationships, ecosystems - what makes them resistant - or prone to failure?
Curiosity has always been with us but how important is it to science and to society?
Why do stories have similar narratives over and over again?
What would it take to fix the underlying flaws in our banking system?
Political decisions are hard to make. What strategies can be used to take decisive action?
From communication and contemplation to obedience and shame, we explore silence
Why divide ourselves into two camps - is what separates us stronger than what unites us?
The surprising tough and ecological building substance that could reshape our world
Advances suggest that things can only get better for the majority of people. Is it true?
With Javier Marias, Evgeny Morozov and Manil Suri.
Visions of the future with Michio Kaku, Barbara Sahakian and Karen Lord.
The terrifying and wonderful viral world with Peter Piot, Angela Belcher, Susan Blackmore
Maggie Aderin-Pocock, Jean ‘Binta’ Breeze, Nana Darkoa Sekyiamah, Ayanna Witter-Johnson