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James Bridle: Computers and Cultural Memories
James Bridle asks how computer networks will affect cultural memories.
Ali Mangera: The Future of Shopping
Architect Ali Mangera discusses the closely-connected futures of cities and shopping.
Katarina Skoberne: Family History Repeating
Katarina Skoberne describes how history repeating itself taught her valuable lessons.
Joe Dunthorne: Lessons from the Mosh Pit
Writer Joe Dunthorne asks what we can all learn from rock gigs about living together.
Ian Robertson: The Winner Effect
Ian Robertson argues that success and being a winner has a drug-like effect on us drug.
Niall Iain MacDonald: Rowing the Minch
Niall Iain MacDonald describes his extraordinary fight back against depression.
Ruchir Sharma: The Search for Economic Growth
Ruchir Sharma describes his search for the next global economy which can deliver growth.
Margaret Heffernan: Whistleblowers
Entrepreneur Margaret Heffernan argues for the value of whistle-blowers to businesses.
Colin Murray Parkes: Insecurity and Extremism
Colin Murray Parkes illuminates the importance of secure attachments for human happiness.
Mark Vernon: Narcissism
Writer Mark Vernon says narcissism should be rehabilitated as a positive form of self-love
Rabina Khan: Redefining Multiculturalism
Rabina Khan calls for a new definition of multiculturalism which avoids simplistic labels.
Ben Dyson: Understanding How Money Works
Ben Dyson argues for the need to understand how money works before fixing the bank system.
Anna Minton: Fuelling Fear with High Security
Anna Minton argues that higher security creates a sense of fear rather than safety.
James Friel: In Praise of the Single Life
James Friel defends the values and virtues of the single life.
Ismail Einashe: The Challenge for British Somalis
Ismail Einashe reflects on the causes of violent gang culture among young Somali men.
Maria Popova: The Architecture of Knowledge
Maria Popova asks how we can find more information we don't know we want to know.
Sara Ziff: The Problem with Fashion
Model and activist Sara Ziff discusses the problems with fashion and modelling.
Amber Dermont: The Benefits of an Unhappy Childhood
Amber Dermont explains the benefits of an unhappy childhood.
Nancy Lublin: 21st-Century Social Activism
Nancy Lublin argues that the web has transformed social activism for the better.
Georgie Fienberg: Saying No to Pity
Georgie Fienberg argues that charities doing development work should want to close.
Tom Armitage: The Coded World
Tom Armitage says learning to write computer code means learning to think in a modern way.
Sally Kettle: Does hope help?
Adventurer Sally Kettle argues that hope is not helpful.
Anwar Akhtar: The Meaning of Pakistan
Anwar Akhtar says British Pakistanis can help Pakistan face its future as an Asian nation.
Mothers and fathers without babies.
Sarah Brett with late night discussion on the issues and stories that matter to you.
Fridtjof Nansen: Norway's great explorer
The polar adventures of a remarkable man whose humanitarian work saved thousands of lives
Discussion and debate on the big issues affecting British Asians.
Damian Le Bas & Amy Liptrott
The Romany writer and broadcaster Damian Le Bas and author Amy Liptrot choose a good read