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The submarine: Stealth machine
Exploring the silent and secretive world of underwater vessels
Albert Camus: Embracing life’s absurdity
The Stranger and other key works of Algeria’s great humanist Albert Camus
The history of opium
Opium’s journey from vital medicine to dangerously addictive drug
Electric telegraph: the first worldwide web
The Morse code messaging network that changed the world forever
Manuela Sáenz: South America’s revolutionary heroine
The Ecuadorian woman who fought for South American independence in the 19th Century
Roger McGough is joined by Manchester poet Mike Garry
Four Seasons: Autumn Poems old and new read by actors and poets to mark the turning year.
The best of BBC Radio this week with broadcaster Sheila McClennon.
Conversations with stars of stage and screen, plus music from musicals and the movies.
What Does It Mean To Be Black?
How do we define blackness in the UK?