The latest national and international news, exploring the day's events from a global perspective.
Quiz show in which connections must be made between seemingly random subjects. Three gamblers take on a team unified by their love of ten-pin bowling. Show more
Jim Al-Khalili shows how chaos theory can answer a question that mankind has asked for millennia - how does a universe that starts off as dust end up with intelligent life? Show more
After contaminated meat is found in his company's burgers, a marketing executive takes an eye-opening trip around the slaughterhouses, feedlots and malls of Middle America. Show more
Mark Lawson talks to actress Liz Smith about her life and career. She reflects on her lonely childhood, her days as a single mother and her determination to join the acting profession. Show more
The Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra, conducted by Jonathan Nott, perform Mahler's Songs on the Death of Children, Richard Strauss's Also sprach Zarathustra and Ligeti's Atmospheres. Show more