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Professionals and experts submit theories about life, the universe and everything for examination by a panel consisting of Andy Hamilton, Reginald D Hunter and guest Clare Balding. Show more
Richard Wilson drives a convertible Triumph TR3A around some of the Lake District's most famous roads. He gets the lowdown on the area from author Hunter Davies. Show more
Drama telling the story of the father of science fiction, HG Wells, and his messianic ambition to create a World State and avert mankind's headlong course towards self-destruction. Show more
Documentary about Comrade Joe, a US soldier sent to guard the peace in South Korea, who deserted his unit in 1962 and defected to the the communist state of North Korea. Show more