Neil MacGregor tells the stories of a selection key objects in the series.
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A Buddhist guide to the cycle of birth, death and rebirth.
What we wear tells people who we are and who we are not, says Neil MacGregor.
Nine things you didn’t know about human beliefs.
Neil MacGregor explains why an astronaut needed help knowing where he was.
Neil MacGregor tells the story of the “golden man” who commits treasures to the deep.
Neil MacGregor tells the story of a small ivory sculpture, carved 40,000 years ago.
Living With The Gods begins with the Lion Man.
The story of an extraordinary journey with the largest silver objects ever produced.
Neil MacGregor tells the stories of some of the key objects in the series.
A Buddhist guide to the cycle of birth, death and rebirth and how to escape it.
Neil MacGregor hears how ancestors played a role in the lives of Inca people.
Mary Beard and Neil MacGregor discuss a Roman copper coin held at the British Museum.