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: Fossil Detectives

New. 3/8. The team visit Wales to bring dinosaurs back to life using evolutionary robotics. See panel. FREE fossil-hunting guide to accompany the series: call [number removed] (calls cost a maximum of 8p per min; mobile networks may vary) or visit www.open2.net/fossildetectives

: Lost Horizons: the Big Bang

New. Professor Jim Al-Khalili delves into the archives to tell the story of one of the greatest theories of modern science. See page 90.


Unknown: Professor Jim Al-Khalili

: The Big Bang Machine

New. Professor Brian Cox takes a look around the world's most powerful particle collider. See page 90.


Unknown: Professor Brian Cox

: Blood and Guts: a History ofSurgery

3/5. An insight into transplant surgery, revealing how the rates of success have increased as knowledge of the human immune system has evolved.
See choice, page 85.

: Maestro

4/6. The remaining students conduct a programme of operatic arias.
Shown on Tuesday at 9pm on BBC2

: BBC Four Sessions -

Antony and the Johnsons

: As 7.30pm

: As 10pm

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.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
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