Carrie Gracie presents a series exploring ten great lives from Chinese history
Sue Nelson investigates the humble source of the silicon chip.
Alex Stevenson explores musical diplomacy, as the Parliament and Bundestag choirs sing.
Melvyn Bragg presents a celebration of the remarkable language of Sir Winston Churchill.
Two-part series looking at the fringes where suburbia meets the countryside
The story of Clair Patterson's discovery of the global contamination of the environment.
Bill Paterson marks the 70th anniversary of the Classics Illustrated comic book series.
For the best debate on global technology, social media and the internet.
Simon Cox with the latest developments and issues from the world of IT.
Chris Vallance explores the long-term results of the hacking of climate scientists' emails
The clue-based treasure hunt puts you in the driving seat. Challenge your local knowledge.
Rhaglen yn cynnwys darnau o'r archif. Programme featuring archive clip and recordings.
Còmhradh, conaltradh agus cnuasachadh gach là. Daily debate, discussion and deliberation.
How surfing is shaping Ireland's coastal communities, north and south of the border.
Charles Wheeler presents personal interpretations about the end of the Second World War.
Five programmes exploring the ways in which people reveal their true selves to the world.
Debbie Wiseman tells the fascinating story of the composer of Captain Noah and Rumpole.
How Western classical music underpinned the golden age of the Hollywood film score.
Cerys Matthews celebrates one of her musical heroines, gospel singer Mahalia Jackson.
Sally Marlow investigates the addictive nature of overeating and how we should treat it.
Winifred Robinson investigates changes to border controls in the wake of election results.
Sue MacGregor interviews broadcaster and foreign correspondent Alistair Cooke.
BBC correspondents forecast the leading news stories for the year ahead
Heather Couper presents a narrative history of astronomy
Programme looking at man's effect on the environment and how the environment reacts
Can we maintain the NHS much as we know it or do we need to envisage really big changes?
Programme serving everyone living in the countryside, and tackling issues affecting them
Catherine Bott on software that corrects out of tune singing but is also a creative tool.
Ian Peacock unravels the myth, science and psychology behind creativity.
Quirky sound composition inspired by the songs of crickets.
Campaigners from both sides of the referendum debate review the big issues.
Series focusing on foreign affairs issues
On the ground reporting from around the world
Poet Paul Farley takes a walk across the dangerous sands of Morecambe Bay.
Jake Wallis Simons explores the murky and controversial world of private investigators.
Calum MacNeil and Donald MacLean invite you to travel with them throughout Barra
Cuba is one of the world's least connected countries, but that is about to change.
David Schneider looks back at the history of British Jewish comedy.
Maria Margaronis explores the divided history of Cyprus, as a new settlement awaits.
Paddy O'Connell meets D-Day veterans and asks 'what is remembrance?'.
Lina Sinjab presents a personal account of how the Syrian war has changed her home city.
Dylan Iorwerth yn mynd dan wyneb bynciau'r dydd. Dylan Iorwerth addresses current issues.
Playwright Michael Symmons Robert explores the dystopic imagination.
Did Darwin change your mind? Hear the story and have your say with our latest radio play.
Can you apply Darwin's theory of natural selection to music and create the perfect song?
Timandra Harkness explores the benefits and challenges from huge amounts of recorded data.
Emily Buchanan meets parents who adopted children from overseas orphanages.
An exclusive Radio 4 interview with David Attenborough about his life in wildlife sound.
Steve Richards explores David Cameron's vision for the state and society
Allan Little profiles the great philosopher David Hume who was born 300 years ago.
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