Programme Index

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Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week: The Hair of the Dog and Other Scientific Surprises

BBC Radio 4 FM

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week

The Hair of the Dog and Other Scientific Surprises

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Featuring an inventor strangled by his own invention, a Nobel Prize winner who had his 'eureka' moment in the car and how stem cell research could change the future of medicine. Show more

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The BBC National Short StoryAward

BBC Radio 4 FM

BBC National Short Story Award

BBC National Short Story Award 2009

Episode 1: Other People's Gods

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

By Naomi Alderman. The first of five shortlisted stories for the annual prize, chosen from over 680 entries from published writers. Read by Miriam Margolyes. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Infinite Monkey Cage

BBC Radio 4 FM

The Infinite Monkey Cage

Series 1

Episode 1: Science and Comedians

Duration: 26 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Robin Ince visits the archives of one of his all-time science heroes and physicist Brian Cox tackles his personal mission to put science back at the heart of the political agenda. Show more

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I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue

BBC Radio 4 FM

I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue

Series 52

Episode 3

Duration: 32 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

The antidote to panel games comes from the Festival Theatre in Chichester. Jack Dee chairs. With Barry Cryer, Graeme Garden and Tim Brooke-Taylor and David Mitchell. Show more

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Our Mutual Friend

BBC Radio 4 FM

15 Minute Drama

Our Mutual Friend

Episode 16

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Adaptation by Mike Walker of Charles Dickens's classic novel. Eugene heads upstream looking for Lizzie, unaware of the man in the shadows. Boffin has an appointment with Wegg. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Book of the Week: TheHair of the Dog and Other ScientificSurprises

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week

The Hair of the Dog and Other Scientific Surprises

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Featuring an inventor strangled by his own invention, a Nobel Prize winner who had his 'eureka' moment in the car and how stem cell research could change the future of medicine. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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