Howard Roe and Nick Pyenson on the wonders of 'lunge feeding'. Read more
How the Whale Got His Throat
Howard Roe and Nick Pyenson on the wonders of 'lunge feeding'.
How the Leopard Got His Spots
Chemist Andrea Sella and biologist Buzz Baum explain why a leopard could change its spots.
3. The Beginning of the Armadillos
Why the story of the armadillo is stranger than fiction, according to Richard Dawkins.
How the Rhinoceros Got His Skin
Rhinos and horses have much in common. John Hutchinson studies both.
The Cat That Walked By Himself
Do we keep cats, or do they keep us? The myths and the mysteries of felis catus explored.
How the Camel Got His Hump
Vivienne Parry discovers if camels truly deserve their reputation as lazy and grumpy
The Crab That Played with the Sea
Vivienne Parry explores the science behind Kipling's tale of mighty king crab Pau Amma
The Sing-Song of Old Man Kangaroo
Vivienne Parry considers the science of how the kangaroo got his hop
The Elephant's Child
Vivienne Parry asks if science understands how the Elephant's trunk evolved
Andrew Marr with Fatima Bhutto, Erica Whyman, Sook-Kyung Lee and John Burnside.
Discussion and debate on the big issues affecting British Asians.
From Belarus with love and surviving a lightning strike
From Belarus with love, reunion with a prized possession and life after a lightning strike
Wynne chats to Kevin Chunisingh, paralysed in an accident, rebuilding his life through art
News, views, issues and culture from across the north west of Northern Ireland.