The story of the construction of the much-loved blue whale at the Natural History Museum. (R)
8/10 Paul Martin travels to St Ives to learn about the traditions of studio pottery.
Matt Baker and Alex Jones talk to Michael Palin about his travels in Brazil.
Poet Domhnall Uilleam Stewart takes on one of Scotland's most remote mountains. (R)
14/32 Gus Casely-Hayford looks at the Cannes and Sundance film hit Beasts of the Southern Wild.
BBC Two except Northern Ireland
A profile of the life and work of classical composer Karl Jenkins.
BBC One Wales only
BBC Two Northern Ireland only
Thursday 18 October 2012