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: Copenhagen

Adaptation of Michael Frayn 's play about the 1941 meeting between nuclear physicist Niels Bohr and scientist Werner Heisenberg. Starring
Daniel Craig and Stephen Rea.


Unknown: Michael Frayn
Unknown: Niels Bohr
Unknown: Werner Heisenberg.
Unknown: Daniel Craig
Unknown: Stephen Rea.

: Atom

3/3. Professor Jim Al-Khalili explores how a deeper understanding of the atom forced scientists to rethink the nature of reality. See panel. The Inside Story: page


Presenter: Jim Al-Khalili

: The Book Quiz

4/5. Kate Adie and Gyles Brandreth take on Germaine Greer and Anthony Horowitz in the panel show.


Unknown: Kate Adie
Unknown: Gyles Brandreth
Unknown: Germaine Greer
Unknown: Anthony Horowitz

: Lead Balloon

4/6. Did Rick accidentally kill one of Britain's best-loved entertainers?


Rick Spleen: Jack Dee
Marty: Sean Power
Magda: Anna Crilly
Mel: Raquel Cassidy
Sam: Antonia Campbell-Hughes

: A Beautiful Mind

Poignant Oscar-winning biographical drama starring Russell Crowe as maths genius John Forbes Nash Jr.
Director Ron Howard (2001,12)


Unknown: Russell Crowe
Unknown: John Forbes Nash Jr.
Director: Ron Howard

: Atom

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: Atom

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About this project

This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

To read scans of the Radio Times magazines from the 1920s, 30s, 40s and 50s, you can navigate by issue.

Welcome to BBC Genome

Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in programmes, online etc.

This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

Your use of this version of Genome is covered by the BBC Acceptable Use of Information Systems Policy and these terms.

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