Geoff Watts explores the phenomenon of the nocebo effect and its implications for medicine
BBC Radio 4
Giles Fraser explores the personal moral response to inequality.
Soprano, broadcaster and inveterate whistler Catherine Bott on the art of whistling.
Andrew Dilnot explores the statistics associated with social security.
As she approaches her 80th year, Penelope Simpson decides to paint her own coffin.
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BBC Radio 6 Music
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BBC Radio 4 Extra
Caroline Daniel of the Financial Times analyses how the papers are covering big stories.
DJ Cameo heads to Birmingham to meet the best of the city's amazing grime scene.
BBC Radio 1
Hardeep Singh Kohli explores the relationship between food and the major faiths
BBC World Service