A six-part series in which Tom Baker explores the science we encounter every day. 3: Carbon Dating
This week, how carbon dating has enabled scientists to date with accuracy materials as diverse as the Turin Shroud and prehistoric cave paintings.
Radio 2 celebrates what would have been the 70th birthday week of Marilyn Monroe , who died in 1962 at the age of 36. Presented by American actress Mira Sorvino , the programme details the metamorphosis of Norma Jean Baker into
Written by Dick Vosburgh Producer Graham Pass
Susan Jeffreys presents a six-part series featuring ironic and humorous songs by women singers and songwriters.
4: Men Behaving Badly
Stella Johnson , Mae West and Lorna Dallas are amongst the artists beleaguered by bad boys in this edition.
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