Historical investigation programme, taking a document as a starting point
Why do writers find happiness such a difficult emotion to capture on the page?
Could an independent Scotland align itself with the Nordic Pact? Allan Little investigates
Geoff Watts explores the value of public engagement in research
Martin Reeve follows the fortunes of street theatre in Britain over the last 40 years.
Deborah Meaden uncovers the business secrets of booming Milton Keynes.
Five Radio 4 presenters return to a place that had special significance for them in 1986
Danny Dorling uses the Domesday Reloaded data to explore how Britain has changed.
Shark biologist Gareth Fraser explores Jaws, 40 years after Peter Benchley created it.
Alan Dein takes nocturnal excursions via Facebook and Skype, discovering real-life dramas
Talking about London's diverse communities and the issues affecting them.
Gardening roadshow with self confessed gardening novice, Dave Andrews.
Poet Lemn Sissay tells the story of Cab Calloway and his Hepster's Dictionary of jive talk
The surprising political legacy of the much-loved children's author, Dr Seuss.
Benjamin Zephaniah reassesses dub poet Linton Kwesi Johnson's 1978 debut album.
Razia Iqbal in conversation with some of the world's greatest architects.
How the pilotless drone aircraft is controversially transforming air warfare.
6Music DJ Shaun Keaveny meets the scientists investigating why songs get stuck in our head
As the new Ebola treatment centre opens, Dr John Wright and his team record what happens.
Gary Younge tells the story of Ebony, the magazine that redefined African-American life.
Schoolchildren in Fife are learning Latin for the first time. Natalie Haynes investigates.
Join Ed Doolan on BBC WM.
Writer Mark Billingham investigates the life of King Kong creator Edgar Wallace.
Andrea Catherwood examines the movement for integrated schools in Northern Ireland.
Shaimaa Khalil travels across Egypt, hearing the voices of her fellow countrymen.
Einstein said the most joy in his life came from his violin. Brian Foster investigates.
Coverage of the 2010 general and local elections
Chemical elements: where do we get them and how do they fit into our economy?
Dr Justin Champion examines the life and times of Elizabeth I's more unusual subjects.
Cleveland Watkiss and Dame Cleo marvel at Ella Fitzgerald's Mac the Knife and give it a go
Bradford GP Dr Alastair Bavington explores how we deal with the health needs of immigrants
Dr Mark Lythgoe investigates the science of erasing memories.
Can the Conservatives increase their share of the minority vote? Hugh Muir investigates.
Henning Wehn investigates 'Ostrock' - the East German rock and pop music scene.
Essex born and bred, writer Ian Sansom goes back to the county that made him who he is.
Connie St Louis investigates ethnic marketing in the pharmaceutical industry.
Allan Little looks at the changing dynamic of the European Union, as power heads east.
Allan Little looks at key moments and issues that brought the EU to the current crisis
Lucy Ash profiles five controversial characters from different corners of the continent
Chris Bowlby looks at how the far right is influencing mainstream European politics
Former federal chairman Alan Greenspan in conversation with Evan Davis.
Your drive-time catch up of what's happening in Northern Ireland and abroad.
Art critic Louisa Buck lifts the lid on Painting By Number kits.
Most published science papers are untrue, but few ever get tested. Jolyon Jenkins reports.
Travel magazine, featuring travellers' tales, experiences and anecdotes
Justin Rowlatt interviews the world's greatest economists
Adam Rutherford presents a three-part series on extinction
Travelling with the extreme commuters; a modern phenomenon.
Kayley Thomas with reports and discussion on the issues that matter in Wales.
Original investigations into social injustice, public policy, inefficiency and fraud
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