Artificial intelligence raises big questions about what it means to be human.
Why is the Pope worried about robots?
Should we say nice things about Bradford?
Identity, positivity and an experiment to find good news.
What should you do when there’s a terrorist attack?
Lessons from a past attack prepare us for the next.
Dr. Evil: why is consent not enough?
The body modification artist who went to prison.
Did one Russian mastermind this political chaos?
How Vladislav Surkov got deep inside our heads.
Is climate change the only thing making natural disasters worse?
Cyclone Idai is not just about climate change.
Can Grindr be kinder?
How Grindr changed the dating app game
Has Brexit already changed me?
The UK didn’t leave the EU today as planned, but a lot has changed.
True Crime: how ethical is it?
As the genre gets bigger so do concerns for the victims.
Would celebrities make better politicians?
A comedian could be Ukraine’s next president, but celebs don't often hold office here.
How dangerous are far right hipsters?
How an Austrian YouTuber was linked to the New Zealand mosque attack.
What’s Chelsea doing about racism?
Chelsea’s chairman Bruce Buck tells us what the club is doing to educate fans.
Marc Maron: how did podcasts become mainstream?
The godfather of podcasting on interviewing a president in his garage.
Did the financial crisis change banking?
A court case against a senior banker has brought back memories of 2008.
How did a teenager become the UK’s biggest cyber criminal?
Zain Qaiser made hundreds of thousands blackmailing porn users from his parents’ house.
Would we have Brexit without the Tories?
The story of the Conservative Party’s decades-long battle over Europe.
Why is Korean spy cam porn everyone’s problem?
Hidden cameras, toilets and 5G – the epidemic that started in Korea and is spreading.
Are Extinction Rebellion the new Suffragettes?
The climate change activists prepared to break the law to save the planet.
Why would you stab someone? Part 2
Ex-gang member Jay tries to find a solution to knife crime.
What should we think about Julian Assange?
Hero, hacker, narcissist… the Wikileaks founder is an ambiguous figure.
Should you get sacked for posting what you believe?
A rugby star’s anti-gay Instagram highlights an identity crisis for some Christians.
Why would your mattress spy on you?
What surveillance capitalism could take from us
Lyra McKee: what did she want us to know?
A young journalist’s death reveals the trauma that persists in Northern Ireland.
Can we save the planet and still keep our stuff?
From cheap tops to takeaway spoons, the dilemmas are unavoidable.
What does Sri Lanka tell us about the future of Islamic State?
IS had been defeated, we thought, but it is being linked to the bombings in Sri Lanka.
What is justice in the age of Trump?
One of America’s top lawyers on the White House and the law.
Are we being duped by the multi-level millionaires?
The direct selling schemes targeting young women with the opportunity to earn big.
Can India become a better place for women?
More women than ever are voting in the world’s biggest democracy.
Does it matter if we can’t afford to live in cities?
Big city living is more popular – and more expensive - than ever.
Is Caster Semenya a victim?
She’s Olympic champion and a national hero, but she’s lost her fight to run as herself.
Who would be a politician?
They get a lot of stick, but someone’s got to do it.
Chernobyl: how do we split fact from fiction?
The world’s worst nuclear disaster has been dramatised for TV
When does a royal become a celebrity?
Harry, Meghan and baby Archie are changing the monarchy.
What does one rape trial tell us about lad culture and consent?
The cricketer jailed for rape after setting up a sexual conquest game on WhatsApp.
Anna Sorokin: how do you fake your way into high society?
The high-rolling German heiress who wasn’t.
Is Uber stalling?
The company is planning world domination, but may never make a profit.
Could Eurovision change Israel and the Palestinians?
This year the song contest feels a bit more serious than usual.
What does the Hollywood college scandal tell us about class privilege?
Money, class and university admissions.
How did Amar find his mum?
The man who thought he was an orphan for almost 30 years.
The award-winning author on race and public shaming.
Why are female MPs terror targets?
What the Rosie Cooper murder plot reveals about the far-right.
Huawei: what’s the problem with Chinese phones?
What a clash over a phone operating system says about global superpowers.
Why is revenge porn still spreading?
A file-sharing website contains explicit images of women “from every city in the UK”.
Sugar is under attack - will candy be next in the firing line?
Dr Karl answers your science questions.
Rhod and Dr Karl talk about autism, soil and harvest moons.
Rhod Sharp with news, interviews and stories from around the world.
Charlotte Smith asks RSPB Scotland what measures can stop sea eagles from taking lambs.
News and insight from the business world.