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Midweek

Jamie Cullum, Richard Dawkins, Greg Davies, Sophie Andrews, Pam Blackwood

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Libby Purves meets musician Jamie Cullum, Samaritans Sophie Andrews and Pam Blackwood, scientist and writer Prof Richard Dawkins and comedian and actor Greg Davies. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Jamie Cullum
Interviewed Guest:
Sophie Andrews
Interviewed Guest:
Pam Blackwood
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Dawkins
Interviewed Guest:
Greg Davies

Brand

Midweek

The Big Questions

Series 5

Episode 7

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Topical live debates with Nicky Campbell live from The Perse School in Cambridge. Debates on harvesting human organs for transplant and whether Britain is a Christian country. Show more

Night Waves

Richard Dawkins, Tacita Dean, The Ritual Slaughter of Gorge Mastromas

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Philip Dodd talks to biologist Richard Dawkins and to artist Tacita Dean. Plus Susannah Clapp on director Vicky Featherstone's debut production at London's Royal Court Theatre. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Tacita Dean
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Dawkins
Presenter:
Philip Dodd
Interviewed Guest:
Susannah Clapp

Royal Institution Christmas Lectures

2016: Supercharged - Fuelling the Future

Episode 1: Let There Be Light!

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Saiful Islam talks about how to generate and store energy. To begin, Saiful investigates how to generate energy without destroying the planet in the process. Show more

Beautiful Minds

Series 2

Episode 3: Professor Richard Dawkins

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Dawkins discusses his book, the Selfish Gene, which divided the scientific community and made him the most influential evolutionary biologist of his time. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Richard Dawkins
Participant:
Richard Dawkins
Executive Producer:
Sacha Baveystock
Executive Producer:
Sacha Baveystock

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland

Documentary in which Chief Rabbi Lord Sacks meets three leading non-believing scientists and attempts to convince them of his position that science and religion need not be at war. Show more

Free Thinking

2015 Festival

In Conversation with Richard Dawkins

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3Latest broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

In front of an audience at Sage Gateshead, Philip Dodd is in conversation with evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins, who talks about culture, religion and science. Show more