Melvyn Bragg assesses the scientific legacy of the 18th century German poet Goethe.
Goethe and the Science of the Enlightenment
Father, Is It Time?
Michael Morpurgo reveals children's working lives during the Industrial Revolution.
The Thames Whale
In January 2006, millions of Londoners were entranced by the appearance of a whale.
I Ain't a Child
Victorian street children and the organisations that grew up to rescue them.
The winner of the first ever series of the X Factor.
Strikers In Saris
South Asian women led a strike against poor working conditions in a British factory.