History as told by the people who were there.
Exploring different aspects of history, science, philosophy and the arts.
An hour of historical reporting told by the people who were there.
Extraordinary first person stories from around the world
If you've ever wanted to know about champagne, satanism, the Stonewall Uprising, chaos theory, LSD, El Nino, true crime and Rosa Parks, then look no further. Josh and Chuck have you covered.
The BBC brings you all the week's science news.
Technological and digital news from around the world.
Professor Jim Al-Khalili talks to leading scientists about their life and work, finding out what inspires them and asking what their discoveries might do for us in the future.
Explorations in the world of science.
Historical themes, events and key individuals from Akhenaten to Xenophon.
Science news and highlights of the week
The Inquiry gets beyond the headlines to explore the trends, forces and ideas shaping the world.
From Altruism to Wittgenstein, philosophers, theories and key themes.
5 Live's science podcast, featuring Dr Chris and Naked Scientists with the hottest science news stories and analysis.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the history of ideas
Series exploring the place and nature of faith in today's world
New research on how society works
Tim Harford and the More or Less team try to make sense of the statistics which surround us. From BBC Radio 4
Short documentaries and adventures in sound presented by Josie Long.
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