1/4 Mica Paris tells the story of Prince, the singer, songwriter and musician.
BBC Radio 6 Music
3/3 Paul Jones concludes a series profiling rock 'n' roll and R'n'B star Antoine 'Fats' Domino
Jim Al-Khalili talks to neuroscientist Barbara Sahakian about her Life Scientific.
BBC World Service
2/2 Lisa Rogers visits Wales's first men-only beauty salon to discover metrosexual grooming.
BBC Radio Wales
Mike Greenwood reports from Paraguay on the battle for one of the last wildernesses.
Rowan Pelling searches for a cure for the problem which blights her life, procrastination.
BBC Radio 4
1/5 Anti-apartheid campaigner Albie Sachs on the Largo from Dvorak's New World Symphony.
2/5 Women prisoners tell of the despair of imprisonment and the importance of family bonds.
BBC Radio 4 FM only
Peter Curran finds out why we sing to ourselves, and why sometimes we can't stop it.
BBC Radio 3
A journey through the UK defence economy telling the story of a bullet from factory to war
A profile of the original hobo, bluesman David 'Honeyboy' Edwards.
BBC Radio 2
Owen Sheers visits a Colombian city reborn - through its own great literary heritage. (R)
2/4 Mica Paris tells the story of Prince. First broadcast in 2003.
Janice Forsyth with a lunar-themed Zone.
BBC Radio Scotland
Charlie Gillett tells the musical story of New Orleans, also known as The Big Easy.
Wednesday 29 August 2012