Jay Rayner hosts a culinary panel show packed full of tasty titbits that might change the way we think about food, cooking and eating. An expert panel answers audience questions.
Investigating every aspect of the food we eat
Food with a side of science and history. Every other week, co-hosts Cynthia Graber and Nicola Twilley serve up a brand new episode exploring the hidden history and surprising science behind a different food- or farming-related topic, from aquaculture to ancient feasts, from cutlery to chile peppers, and from microbes to Malbec. We interview experts, visit labs, fields, and archaeological digs, and generally have lots of fun while discovering new ways to think about and understand the world t ...
The daily drama of money and work from the BBC.
Surprising stories from unusual places. With ideas too big for a single episode, The Compass presents mini-series about the environment and politics, culture and society.
We obsess about food to learn more about people. The Sporkful isn't for foodies, it's for eaters. Hosted by Dan Pashman of Cooking Channel's You're Eating It Wrong and the book Eat More Better. A Stitcher Production.
Brilliant solutions to the world’s problems. We meet people with ideas to make the world a better place and investigate whether they work.
The Inquiry gets beyond the headlines to explore the trends, forces and ideas shaping the world.
We take your questions about life, Earth and the universe to researchers hunting for answers at the frontiers of knowledge.
An hour of historical reporting told by the people who were there.
Discover world history, culture and ideas with today’s leading experts
Leading artists, writers, thinkers discuss the ideas shaping our lives & links between past & present and new academic research.
Download the latest documentaries investigating global developments, issues and affairs.
New research on how society works
A rich selection of documentaries aimed at relentlessly curious minds, introduced by Rhianna Dhillon.
Dr Adam Rutherford and guests illuminate the mysteries and challenge the controversies behind the science that's changing our world.
Every week, we look at a different everyday English phrase or piece of slang in this fun three-minute programme. From BBC World Service
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the history of ideas
Technological and digital news from around the world.
BBC World Football leading the conversation on the global game.