Presenter Simon Schaffer starts an exploration into humanity's fascination for light with a history of the early pioneers, from the Ancient Greeks and the Arabs to Descartes and Newton.
Followed by Weather
Storyville film byYulie Cohen Gerstel who left New York to give birth to and raise her children in Israel. Now. as she struggles to defend the policies of the country she loves, she questions whether she and her teenage daughters should leave. Cohen Gerstel is also the subject of the following programme.
Storyville charts the controversial campaign of Yulie Cohen Gerstel. Amid heavy criticism from her own people, she has spent more than 20 years trying to free a Palestinian terrorist from prison in Britain, even though she was one of his Victims.
The Beach Boys' classic 1966 album performed on stage by the group's creative driving force, Brian Wilson , and a 10-piece band.
lightning is almost as old as the planet, yet little about it is understood. Jack
Fortune narrates a look at its cause and effect: signed