The gyroscope: a remarkable device used to guide everything from submarines to satellites.
Series 2: 50 More Things...
From the early typewriters, the QWERTY keyboard layout has stood the test of time.
Mail Order Catalogue
Montgomery Ward’s catalogue: once ranked among the most influential books in US history.
Bricks: used for tens of thousands of years and still such a vital building technology.
The digital spreadsheet: a technology which took the world of accountancy by storm.
The idea recycling is a moral obligation, as well as an economic one, is relatively new.
The pencil claims to be a miracle product of the free market, but is that true?
Sarah Brett with late night discussion on the issues and stories that matter to you.
Game On 180619 E3, gaymers and Sonic at the wheel.
US accuses Iran of "nuclear extortion"
Iran says it will soon breach agreed limits on stockpiles of enriched uranium
Portugal, drugs and decriminalisation
In 2001 Portugal decriminalised personal drug use to tackle a heroin crisis.
Alice Sara Ott - Pianist
In rehearsal with concert pianist Alice Sara Ott as she prepares for live shows in Europe