Series taking listeners down to the deepest parts of the ocean.
Ehsan Masood explores the status of science in the modern Islamic world
Are close ties to industry distorting priorities of scientific research in universities?
James Aldred encounters one of the world's most powerful birds of prey, the harpy eagle.
Professional tree climber James Aldred climbs one of Britain's tallest trees.
What does the response to last year's tsunami and meltdown tell us about modern Japan?
Chandy Nath visits India to explore the extraordinary Jatropha plant.
How the American record industry responded to the assassination of President Kennedy.
Jonathan Edwards presents a series exploring how science shapes and explains our world
Vivienne Parry explores the science behind Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories.
How can science can stop an upsurge in the slaughter of African elephants for their ivory?
Geoff Watts explores the world of science and the people, passions and policies behind it
Trevor Cox explores how our voice and our hearing develop and change through our lives.
Anna Pavord explores the life and legacy of the Swedish botanist Carl Linnaeus.
Sean Street tells the story of the German wildlife sound recordist Ludwig Koch.
Natural history series presented by Richard Mabey
Mathematician Marcus du Sautoy finds his favourite forms in some highly unlikely places.
Gareth Mitchell sits in for Quentin Cooper finding out what's new in the world of science.
Series exploring the development of the science of psychology during the 20th century
Well-known figures discuss moments of scientific genius
Andrea Sella returns to the Italian landscape of his childhood to see how it has changed.
Sarah Montague presents a series looking at how technology has changed education
Cutting-edge radio show peers over the horizon at the science of tomorrow.
Michael Portillo investigates nature's tyrants
Carmen Pryce investigates the inner world of the young child.
Nature that has had a profound impact on human culture and society across history.
Scientists select and discuss precedessors who inspired their work and lives.
Natural history programme offering a unique insight into the natural world
Sarah Moore meets bird rescuer Jean Hains, who helps young Manx Shearwaters.
Gabrielle Walker explores why we know so little about the planet's oceans
Getting to the heart of country life with a look at individual farming endeavours
Countryside magazine featuring the people and wildlife that shape the landscape of Britain
David Shukman travels to Jordan to find out if science can bring peace in the Middle East.
Paul Bennun finds out how Free and Open Source software is making its impact felt.
Inspiration for getting out and about at the weekend with Fiona Stalker.
Exploring the great Scottish outdoors
Scotland's forecast for outdoor sports enthusiasts.
Mark Whitaker investigates the tarnished image of a flawed scientific process.
The adventures of a film crew who travel to Antarctica to film a colony of Gentoo penguins
David Attenborough hosts a celebration of bird impersonator Percy Edwards.
Brian Cox meets some celebrity physics enthusiasts, including Alan Alda and Eddie Izzard.
Ben Goldacre investigates the latest research on the placebo effect
Gabrielle Walker finds out how global warming is changing the natural world
Our relationship with plants: a major new history by Kew's science director Kathy Willis.
Adam Fowler investigates an extraordinary scientific experiment in Siberia.
Podcasters Helen Zaltzman and Olly Mann trace the origins of on-demand radio.
Mark Miodownik explores the prospect of a new generation of highly poweful batteries.
The 'science of success'? William Little explores the history and techniques of NLP.
Jim Al-Khalili and guests work out how science might solve society's problems.
Programme joining notable and interesting people for a walk through the countryside