Fergal Keane tells the story of the first terrorist bombing campaign in Britain.
1/2 Laurie Taylor looks back at 50 years of the Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies.
Paris, 1800. Napoleon Bonaparte is caught by the blast from an enormous cart bomb.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss planets outside our solar system, known as exoplanets.
In China 're-education' is still used as a form of punishment - hear one man's story.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the Mamluks, medieval rulers of Egypt and Syria.
Using new documents, Mike Thomson investigates a largely forgotten massacre in India.
In September 1963, the jazz legend gave a concert in the Afghan capital.
5/5 Bettany Hughes investigates ideas of justice, from Babylon to the Old Bailey.
4/5 Bettany explores ideas of agony, from conflict on the sportsfield to battles of the heart.
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