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Book of the Week: Stanley - theImpossible Life of Africa's Greatest Explorer

BBC Radio 4 FM

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week

Stanley: The Impossible Life of Africa's Greatest Explorer

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Stanley embarks on his search for Dr Livingstone. Did he really utter the immortal words 'Dr Livingstone, I presume'? Show more

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Planet Earth under Threat

BBC Radio 4 FM

Planet Earth Under Threat

Episode 7: Conservation - Embracing Change

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Climate change seems to be causing wildlife to move north and south, up mountain sides or seeking cooler water and air. How is conservation going to embrace this change?

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Difference and Desire: Readings from theBath Festival

BBC Radio 4 FM

Afternoon Reading

Difference and Desire: Readings from the Bath Festival

Episode 2: No Such Thing As Same

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Evie has something like an invisible friend, a double. Or is it someone even closer who's whispering scenes from her life back to her?

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The Making of Modern Medicine

BBC Radio 4 FM

The Making of Modern Medicine

Episode 22: Transforming Plague

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

When bubonic plague broke out in Hong Kong in 1894, European rivalry between France and Germany continued to be played out between two students of Louis Pasteur and Robert Koch.

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Mark Watson Makes the World Substantially Better

BBC Radio 4 FM

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 7 months

The Welsh comedian continues his quest to free us from the seven deadly sins. With Tim Key and Tim Minchin. From March 2007. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Book of the Week: Stanley - theImpossible Life of Africa's Greatest Explorer

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week

Stanley: The Impossible Life of Africa's Greatest Explorer

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Stanley embarks on his search for Dr Livingstone. Did he really utter the immortal words 'Dr Livingstone, I presume'? Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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