Ehsan Masood explores whether science is becoming politicised on controversial issues.
Dr Ben Goldacre explores what happens when science takes the long view.
Former government chief scientist, Lord May, looks at the role of politics in science.
Adam Rutherford talks to the scientific advisors behind some well-known films and TV shows
Ehsan Masood examines how science could help prevent future banking crises.
Amundsen may have beaten Scott to the South Pole but Science was the real winner.
Vivienne Parry meets the scientists whose work remains unknown to the general public
A history of science in Britain from the Restoration to the present day
Adam Rutherford explores the deep history of sex
Series exploring the complex interface between a growing human population and wildlife
Simon Singh takes a quirky look at some of the most important numbers in mathematics.
Amber Marks explores the science of olfactory detection.
Astronomer Lucie Green looks at the dangers a solar superstorm could pose to us on Earth.
Science broadcaster Professor Trevor Cox explores the science of aural architecture.
Wildlife sound recordist Chris Watson presents a series of audio postcards.
A spoken word concept album linking space and music.
Ayisha Yahya investigates the cause of the falling water levels in Lake Victoria.
Five eminent scientists discuss controversial areas of science with members of the public
Frauke Jensen reports on a research project set up to count Namibia's cheetah population.
Sue Broom explores new scientific research on female promiscuity across the animal kingdom
The latest technology news presented by Rory Cellan-Jones
Exploring the vast archive of Chaplin's unfinished scripts, letters and press cuttings
A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage
William Hartson examines some of the great arguments in the history of science.
David Lomax reports on the story of the Kamchatka crabs brought to the Arctic by Stalin.
Richard Dawkins decodes the discoveries and mysteries of the human genome sequence
Alison Steadman on why so many birds in Britain are aliens from elsewhere
Tim Boon tells the story of Percy Smith, a pioneer in the art of the natural history film.
Dr Lucie Green reports on plans for a radio telescope the size of a continent.
Angus Roxburgh explores the years when the Soviet Union ruled space.
Simon Singh witnesses the first man versus machine poker championship in Vancouver.
Two women from two cultures share the passions that have shaped their lives
A fascinating insight into one of Nature's greatest cheats.
Pallab Ghosh investigates the potential effects of anti-sleep drugs on society.
Brett Westwood reflects on how the wildlife has changed in his local patch over 40 years.
Tucker the sniffer dog takes a boat trip to save the whales.
Trevor Cox goes behind the scenes at a multi-million pound science funding event.
Professor David Livingstone argues for a revision of how we view the climate
Series exploring spectacular years in the history of science
Dr Mark Porter on whether adult health is determined by the first thousand days of life
Michael Bird explores the tiny beautiful flower fields of west Cornwall and the Scillies.
The economics, science and culture of putting food on your plate
Ben Miller explores the workings of the new LHC atom smasher at CERN in Switzerland
Adam Fowler visits Northern Canada to discover some potential benefits of global warming.
Ayisha Yahya explores warnings that some deserts could turn greener in the future
Following the team who are working on the biggest telescope ever sent to space
Exploring the foibles, quirks and behaviour of that most fascinating of species - us
Can animals be gay? Hermione Cockburn investigates the biologists who say they can.
Haunted by the sinking of RMS Titanic, this is the story of an iceberg journeying south.
Irreverent look at the world through scientists' eyes. With Brian Cox and Robin Ince.
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