A selection of weird and wonderful programmes on Radio 4
As the world watches the pandas in Edinburgh zoo, Philip Dodd investigates their allure.
Sarfraz Manzoor meets Dolly Parton to discover her 'Imagination Library'.
Peter Curran celebrates the humble foghorn's powerful role in music, literature and film.
Richard Coles on the inspiration to artists of darkness and the Northern lights in Norway.
Sean Street tells the story of Ludwig Koch, the David Attenborough of his day.
Under a full moon and the Northern Lights, Richard Coles hears the Ice Music of Norway.
The extraordinary tale of the 1956 French offer to merge Britain and France into one.
Robert Elms charts the history, ideology and culture of squatting.
Historic photographs are rare in China, but now the pictured past is being reclaimed.
Chris Bowlby tells the story of the attempt to rescue East Germany's Stasi secret files.
Kirsty Young tells the story of the long-running radio programme.
A wildflower rich landscape in a Durham Dale has a sinister botanical twist in its tail.
The sounds of a Ghost Roost; a performance by starlings.
Science broadcaster Professor Trevor Cox explores the science of aural architecture.