4/5 Richard Mabey on happy days made by the weather including the halcyon days of winter.
3/5 Richard Mabey explores the downside of weather on our imaginations.
2/5 Richard Mabey tells the story of a lifetime of weather.
1/5 Richard Mabey tells the story of a lifetime of weather.
Alexandra Harris presents a cultural history of the cold from the Anglo-Saxons to today.
5/5 Writer Richard Hamblyn considers the cultural afterlife of Albert Einstein.
4/5 Sunetra Gupta considers Marie Curie's reputation as self-sacrificing scientific saint.
3/5 Historian Patricia Fara on how Isaac Newton became the quintessential English genius.
2/5 Writer Andrew Brown unpicks the narrative of Galileo's battle with the Roman Inquisition.
1/5 Jonathan Sawday explores the cultural legacy of alchemist, astrologer and magus John Dee.