Neuropsychologist Paul Broks looks at the idea of leading a good life by being selfish.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the California Gold Rush of the 1850s.
Naomi Appleton explores the Buddha's Four Noble Truths.
Justin Champion looks at the roots of our culture's belief in the moral power of hard work
Philosopher Jules Evans asks Gus O'Donnell how to measure the good life.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss how to live a good life.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the scientific achievements of the Curie family.
Why was Robert Bruce writing letters to Edward II? Plus Europe's first Enigma machine.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the medieval Islamic thinker Al-Ghazali.
Pirates, wolves and Manchester, the city that shaped world politics.
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