Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss why Napoleon's apparent victory turned to defeat in 1812. Read more
Napoleon's Retreat from Moscow
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss why Napoleon's apparent victory turned to defeat in 1812.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the idea that believers will vanish from the world.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the winner of the 1964 Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Rousseau on Education
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss Jean-Jacques Rousseau's ideas on the education of children
Britain's World War Two 'Brown Babies'
The stigma of growing up as a mixed race child in post-war Britain
Roy chats to author Catrin Collier whose new historical novel is about Owain Glyndwr.
Proving climate change: The Keeling curve
An American scientist began recording carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere in 1958
Mexico City slashes car use
How Mexico City cut its dangerously high air pollution levels
St Michael's Primary and the Parkhead Forge
Pupils from around Scotland delve into local history and produce their own documentary.