Soldiers in WW1 experienced a sonic onslaught. Prof Hendy considers life under bombardment
Radio seemed like magic to begin with, then the Nazis exploited its darker powers.
Music While You Shop, Music While You Work
David Hendy considers how music has been used to soothe, cheer, and inspire us.
An Ever Noisier World
Prof Hendy travels to Accra, a city so loud that visitors describe it as a visceral shock.
The Search for Silence
Silence has become an ever more desirable state. But when we have it, is it what we want?
The Show of Presents and Matches Definitely Not Made in Heaven
Susan Morrison on 20th century wedding traditions and 19th century 'husbands from hell'.
1994 год. Чеченская война: хирург рискует своей жизнью, пытаясь спасать чужие.
The Moon Landing
In July 1969, Apollo 11 commander Neil Armstrong took the first steps on the Moon.
Ed Dwight Jr: The first black astronaut who never flew
JFK's administration chose him to be the first black US astronaut. But it wasn't to be...
A celebration of the first moon landing and the Welsh people who played vital roles.