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A History of the World in 100 Objects

Making Us Human (2,000,000 - 9000 BC)

Olduvai Handaxe

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Director of the British Museum, Neil MacGregor, retells humanity's history through the objects it has made. Today he reveals the Swiss Army knife of the Stone Age, the hand axe. Show more

Inside Health

Inside Health: The Virus

Covid-19 drug trial; Mental health alone; Southampton update; Antarctica's lockdown lessons

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Claudia Hammond reports on the first drug trials for Covid19 setting out to test suggested treatments with speed, and what can we learn from Antarctic scientists in long lockdown Show more

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for 2 months

Mealtime is laden with anxiety and many dietary preferences – is the joy of food forgotten? Stars Marcus Brigstocke. From 2017. Show more

BBC Radio 4 LW

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