Naomi Alderman tells the story of Mary Anning, who discovered many important fossils.
Mary Anning and Fossil Hunting
Eddington's Eclipse and Einstein's Celebrity
Philip Ball tells the story of Arthur Eddington's confirmation of general relativity.
Lucretius, Sheep and Atoms
Naomi Alderman's story is of Lucretius, sheep and atoms
Philip Ball's tale is of Kepler's Snowflakes, a New Year's gift and of crystallography.
Lady Mary Montagu's Smallpox Experiment
Naomi Alderman on how Lady Mary Montagu used her own child to prove smallpox inoculation.
Ibn al-Haytham and How We See
Philip Ball's story is of Ibn al-Haytham, the first scientist, and how we see.
Dr Monty Lyman reveals the strange complexity of our largest organ.
BBC Wiltshire celebrates the county's great outdoors.
BBC Yorkshire's favourite weatherman hosts a special about the weather in our county.
The moon landing and another big space anniversary
The comet Shoemaker – Levy 9 spectacularly crashed into Jupiter 25 years ago
Science unwrapped - interactive science, medicine and technology.