Philip Dodd talks to Craig Venter, one of the key scientists in human genome research.
To appreciate how electricity is carried, Alain de Botton strolls beneath the pylons.
Gabriel Gbadamosi looks at the cultural activities of France's North African community.
Novelist Tim Parks sets out with wife Rita for The Witches Fountain, just outside Verona.
Keenan Malik assesses Frederic Raphael's update to his 70s TV series The Glittering Prizes
Will Self remembers strolls under the streetlamps, including one in the 'chilly north'.
What effect is Ireland's wealth having on the spiritual and moral health of the nation?
Westminster Hall was the venue for one of the slave trade's most significant contests.
Gabriel Gbadamosi talks to influential Senegalese singer-songwriter Youssou N'Dour.
Philip Dodd talks to Patrick Wright about his new book on the history of the Iron Curtain.
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