3/5 Matej Zatonjsek explains the deep feeling the people of Slovenia have for their mountains.
2/5 Howard Zhang on the sacred mountains of China and what these mean to the Chinese today.
1/5 Stephen Gill explores the complex feelings that the Japanese have for Mount Ogura.
Ruth Padel on our feelings towards the snake through biology, history and literature.
Ruth Padel explores our feelings towards squirrels in biology, history and literature.
Ruth Padel explores the wild salmon's extraordinary life and its impact on humans.
Ruth Padel on what owls mean to us and what they can show about the British landscape.
Petrarch's account of how he and his brother once set out to climb a mountain in Provence.
Ruth Padel explores how history and literature have shaped our reactions to wild ponies.
5/5 Andrew Martin describes how in order to escape noise, he goes on a retreat in Essex.