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Pursuit of Beauty: Art Beneath the Waves
Underwater artists who paint, sculpt and dance beneath the sea.
NB - Episode 1: Realising
What do you do when you realise you’re non-binary?
Macpherson: What Happened Next
20 years on from the publication of the Stephen Lawrence Inquiry, how much has changed?
Flat 113 at Grenfell Tower
What went wrong in flat 113 at Grenfell Tower? Katie Razzall pieces together the evidence
The Puppet Master – Episode 2. Ascension
The man from nowhere slides up the greasy pole.
The Puppet Master – Episode 1. Snipers
This is the story of the most powerful man you’ve never heard of.
The Puppet Master – Episode 3. Impresario
All the world – or at least all of Russia – is a stage.
The Puppet Master – Episode 4. Unravelling
Loyalties are tested as street power grows.
The Puppet Master – Episode 5. Enemies
A fight for survival and a message for the West.
A Job for the Boys
What are the hidden consequences of having so few women in the tech industry?
The Monster Downstairs
Life for the child of an alcoholic can be lonely. Camilla Tominey hears their stories.
A Sense of Time
Does a second feel the same for a fly, a bird, or a swordfish, as it does for me?
Mona Chalabi asks why female facial hair still seems to be a source of such shame.
Two social media users swap accounts and live in each other's bubble during Brexit.
The Fast and the Curious
Tom Heap's confessions of a petrol-headed environmentalist.
Hannah Catherine Jones meets instrument inventors challenging the status quo.
Greg James digs into the BBC's archives, using current stories as a portal to the past.
What's in a Game?
Alex Humphreys asks if video games should be appreciated as a form of art.
A History of Hate - Bosnia: The Weaponisation of History
Allan Little explores how anti-Muslim hatred was mobilised during the Bosnian war.
America's Child Brides
The tense argument on child marriage in the USA.
From College to Clink
Britain's brightest graduates start their working life behind bars as prison officers.
The Upside of Anxiety
Andrew Hussey examines the damage done by anxiety and also the benefits it might offer.
Hannah Walker Is a Highly Sensitive Person
Hannah Jane Walker argues that sensitivity is overlooked, dismissed and under-utilised
Power of Deceit
Lucy Cooke discovers why being a bit sneaky may be an excellent evolutionary strategy.
Can Facebook Survive?
David Baker investigates if Facebook can survive its recent troubles intact.
The Courage of Ambivalence
Mark O'Connell makes the case for ambivalence.
What’s Eating Rotherham
Rotherham resident Joanne Keeling looks at the problem of overeating in the town.
Art of Now: The World in Their Hands
In a London studio, the ancient craft of globemaking finds a modern spin.
Going to the Gay Bar
Travis Alabanza investigates the impact of the closure of LGBTQ+ venues in the UK.
The Sound Odyssey: Loyle Carner in Guyana
Gemma Cairney and Loyle Carner travel to Georgetown, Guyana, for a musical collaboration.
The Ballad of the Fix
The story of Scotland's deadly drug crisis narrated by the voice of the narcotic itself.
Generation Z and the Art of Self-Maintenance
The first digital generation is self-taught. Huddersfield Gen Z-ers tell us their stories
Shappi Khorsandi Gets Organised
Shappi Khorsandi is disorganised. Can the professionals help get her life in order?
The Corrections: The Carbonara Case
The Corrections is the series which looks at how journalists tell news stories.
Russell Kane's Right to Buy
Russell Kane wrestles with the impact of his dad’s purchase of their council house.
Make Me a Programme
Can a robot host a radio show? Conversation designer Georgia Lewis-Anderson finds out.
Middlesbrough, Money and Me
Steph McGovern asks how we improve our practical maths to help us tackle daily life.
The Hand Detectives
How the forensic science of hand identification is being used to investigate crime.
Into the Manosphere
Follow activist Phillip Tanzer on a tour of the men’s rights community.
Journalist Malcolm Jack tells a little-known story from the fall of the Berlin Wall.
The 21st Century Curriculum
If teenagers had more say in what they learn, would they be more engaged with school?
Art of Now: Playing Well - Frightened Rabbit
Chris Hawkins examines the life and legacy of Frightened Rabbit's Scott Hutchison
Sally Marlow examines what is driving so many people to self-harm.
A Guide to Disagreeing Better
Why do we hold our opponents in contempt? And what steps should we take to stop?
A Small Matter of Hope
Life's getting better. So why don't we believe it? Fraser Nelson finds out.
A doctor and their patient come together to tell the story of a single diagnosis.
The Last Exposure
The end of the dark room - and a glimpse into the colourful world of Garry Fabian-Miller.
The People's Pyramid
Once they made pop records. Now they're building a pyramid out of dead people.
The Remarkable Resistance of Lilo
Lilo and her husband Erich Gloeden hid Jews from the Nazis in wartime Berlin.
Art of Now: Filth
Emma Critchley meets the artists turning smog, landfill and sewage into challenging art.
James Gallagher explores an innovation in trauma science saving bleeding trauma patients.
My Name Is... Immie
Imogen Rhodes is 22. She spent most of her early life in temporary accommodation.
The Inside Story of Election 19
What lies behind Boris Johnson's overwhelming election victory?
A Sense of Direction
Might humans have an inbuilt compass like homing pigeons? How can we rediscover it if so?
Lift Going Up
Emma Clarke plays the voice of the lift in this cultural history of the elevator.
How to have meaningful conversations across the class divide, with Kerry Hudson.
Preview: Girl Taken - Episode 1
A grieving mother, a real life search for the truth and a race to find a little girl.
The Ugly Truth
Is there such a thing as a beauty bias?
The Californian Century: A Twist of Fate
Stanley Tucci tells the story of Silicon Valley's troubled founder, William Shockley.
The Science of Dad
Dr Oscar Duke discovers how pregnancy, birth and childcare affect the father.
The Art of Raising a Child
Can you make creativity a life skill? Where might such a skill take a child in life?
The Phoney War
The story of the BBC in the strange period of 1939-1940 and the echoes of Covid-19 today.
How to Cure Viral Misinformation
The story of one misleading post - and how we can all stop the spread of bad information.
The Virus Hunters
Tracking the virus hunters who race to understand and extinguish new pathogens.
Art of Now: Raw Meat
Susan Bright gets bloody and fleshy with artists who use body parts as a raw material
The Global Ventilator Race
Engineers worldwide are rushing to build new ventilators. Are they any good?
The Wellness Phenomenon
Claudia Hammond explores the wellness phenomenon, from its start in California to today.
Life, Uncertainty and VAR
Tom Chivers asks what football's search for truth tells us about uncertainty in our lives
The New Tech Cold War
Gordon Corera asks if the West is losing the technological race with China.
On the Menu
Adam Hart explores our relationship with some of the animal kingdom's deadliest predators
Your Call Is Important to Us
New universal credit claimants tell us about their lives on hold.
Summer with Greta
Greta Thunberg describes the remarkable and tumultuous past year of her life.
A Deadly Trade
Even through lockdown boatloads of refugees made the dangerous crossing by boat to the UK
How They Made Us Doubt Everything: 1. Big Oil's Big Crisis
From climate change to smoking and cancer, this is the story of how to manufacture doubt.
The Homeless Hotel
What happened to rough sleepers during the coronavirus lockdown - and what happens next?
Poet Gail McConnell explores what it means to be a parent in a same-sex relationship.
Taking on Trump
Jim Naughtie examines Joe Biden's election chances as he takes on Donald Trump.
Led by the Science
How does scientific advice lead to government policy at the best of times, and the worst?
Lucrece Grehoua reveals the cost of hiding who we really are in the workplace.
Universities in Crisis
Sam Gyimah investigates if Britain's universities can survive the crisis they now face.
Helen Keen had a diagnosis of autism as an adult: she explores how it appears in women.
Blood Lands: Blood on the Wall – Episode 1
Two men arrive at a South African farmhouse triggering a violent series of events.
Blood Lands: Say Nothing – Episode 2
A white farming family falls silent following the brutal deaths of two black workers.
Blood Lands: Shaking the Tree – Episode 3
South African police investigating a suspected double murder find explosive new evidence.
Blood Lands: Betrayal – Episode 4
A family betrayal opens the door to a murder trial in a South African farming community.
Blood Lands: Common Purpose – Episode 5
As a trial ends will anyone be convicted of killing two black South African farmworkers?
False Hope? Alternative Cancer Cures - Episode 1
A young musician believes he can cure his cancer without the help of the hospital.
False Hope? Alternative Cancer Cures - Episode 2
Sean is rushed to hospital and Layla makes an appointment at the thermography clinic.
False Hope? Alternative Cancer Cures - Episode 3
Layla finds another family with a similar story and goes inside the thermography clinic.
A History of Ghosts: Ancient Ghosts
Kirsty Logan explores the evolution of Ghost Lore.
The Karen Meme
Is the Karen meme being misused?
The Year the Music Stopped
Arlo Parks reflects on a year without live music with artists including Yannis from Foals
Playing With The Dead
Jordan Erica Webber sees how video games can let us play with people after their death.
The Most Successful Assassination in History
The night Israeli PM Yitzhak Rabin was gunned down - changing the Middle East forever.
East Meets West
The UK has a north and south divide but how about east and west? Chris Mason investigates
Can I Still Read Harry Potter?
A fan of the boy wizard explores what it means to stop reading a beloved book.
Caleb Femi explores the pressures on teenage boys around virginity and sex.
Five artists recall the moment they found their calling.
The Corrections:Trojan Horse
Revisiting the Birmingham Trojan Horse Affair to see what was really behind the headlines
Living with the Dragon
Nick Robinson examines the recent history of the UK's relationship with China.
Inside the Brain of Jeff Bezos
The ideas making Jeff Bezos the richest man on earth and Amazon 2020's business success.