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The Life Scientific

Episode 127: Roger Penrose on black holes

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Sir Roger Penrose talks to Jim al-Khalili about his trailblazing work on how black holes form, the problems with quantum theory and his portrayal in films about Stephen Hawking. Show more

Woman's Hour

Amma Asante, Lady Justice Hallett, Do nurseries benefit pre-school children?

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

The director of A United Kingdom, Amma Asante, joins Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Heather Hallett
Interviewed Guest:
Denise Hawkes
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Bates
Interviewed Guest:
Helen McCarthy
Interviewed Guest:
Amma Asante
Interviewed Guest:
Laurence Roope

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

A transformative sea swimming club alters lives: why Australian Jane prefers the freezing sea of Brighton. Stars Karen Bartke. Show more

Drama

The Truth About Anna

Episode 1

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Two-part thriller set in California. A group of eco-terrorist planning to blow up a dam becomes suspicious of their latest recruit, the mysterious Anna. Show more

A Good Read

Charles Moore and Nadifa Mohamed

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Journalist and biographer Charles Moore and writer Nadifa Mohamed discuss their favourite books with Harriett Gilbert. Books on the table include Jane Austen's Northanger Abbey. Show more

Clare in the Community

Series 11

Hell on Wheels

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 2 months

It is Disability Awareness Day, so Clare has taken it upon herself to raise awareness. Show more

Front Row

Adam Driver, Costa Book Awards shortlist announced, Gilmore Girls

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Adam Driver on Jim Jarmusch's film Paterson; the announcement of the Costa Book Awards category shortlists; the return of Gilmore Girls. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Adam Driver
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Clark
Interviewed Guest:
Toby Lichtig
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Cooke
Presenter:
Samira Ahmed

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

A transformative sea swimming club alters lives: why Australian Jane prefers the freezing sea of Brighton. Stars Karen Bartke. Show more

The Life Scientific

Episode 127: Roger Penrose on black holes

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Sir Roger Penrose talks to Jim al-Khalili about his trailblazing work on how black holes form, the problems with quantum theory and his portrayal in films about Stephen Hawking. Show more

Alexei Sayle's Imaginary Sandwich Bar

Series 1

Political Beliefs

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 2 months

Alexei on growing up in a communist household, his drug-dealer career and his physical attraction to Boris Johnson. From 2016. Show more

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