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The Life Scientific

Episode 105: Robert Plomin on the genetics of intelligence

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Professor Robert Plomin talks to Jim Al-Khalili about what makes some people smarter than others and why he is fed up with the genetics of intelligence being ignored. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

John le Carre: The Biography

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Under his real name of David Cornwell, the future writer meets a man with a route into the spying game. Read by Stephen Boxer. Show more

Woman's Hour

Women and Homelessness, Best of the Best, Women's Equality Party, Autism and Relationships

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Speakers from a National Autistic Society conference talk about the challenges of making their relationship work. Plus the Women's Equality Party on their first party conference. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Sophie Walker
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Hendrickx
Interviewed Guest:
Keith Needham
Interviewed Guest:
Muriel Gray
Interviewed Guest:
Esther Sample
Interviewed Guest:
Cokie Van der Velde

15 Minute Drama

Early One Morning

Episode 7

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

A Nazi officer arrives at the farmhouse where Chiara is hiding a Jewish boy, Daniele. Stars Juliet Aubrey and Greta Scacchi. Show more

Home Front

20 October 1915 - Alice Macknade

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Germany announces an assault on Riga, and Alice Macknade reluctantly hosts a dinner party as her patience with cousin Pearl is sorely tested. Show more

A Good Read

Fraser Nelson and Adam Mars-Jones

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Spectator editor Fraser Nelson and critic Adam Mars-Jones recommend books with Harriett Gilbert, including poetry by Hugo Williams and novels by Elmore Leonard and Vilhelm Moberg. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Fraser Nelson
Interviewed Guest:
Adam Mars-Jones
Producer:
Beth O'Dea

Front Row

Eames exhibition, Marlon Brando documentary, Janet Suzman

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Arts news with Samira Ahmed, including the Charles and Ray Eames exhibition, a Marlon Brando documentary based on his tapes and Janet Suzman's debut as an opera director. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Corinne Julius
Interviewed Guest:
John Battsek
Interviewed Guest:
Kerry Shale
Interviewed Guest:
Darryl Collis
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Glover
Interviewed Guest:
Janet Suzman
Producer:
Dymphna Flynn

15 Minute Drama

Early One Morning

Episode 7

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

A Nazi officer arrives at the farmhouse where Chiara is hiding a Jewish boy, Daniele. Stars Juliet Aubrey and Greta Scacchi. Show more

The Life Scientific

Episode 105: Robert Plomin on the genetics of intelligence

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Professor Robert Plomin talks to Jim Al-Khalili about what makes some people smarter than others and why he is fed up with the genetics of intelligence being ignored. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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