Forum: Blood 23 Aug 201408/23/14
What do you see in a phial of blood? A life sustaining fluid teeming with millions of cells? Evidence to solve a terrible crime? Samira Ahmed explores blood in medicine, at crime scenes, and in our bodies and minds, with the help of Canadian writer...
They're plants that cover approximately one quarter of the planet's land surface and provide sixty percent of human calorie intake. Almost all of us at some point play on, relax on, plant, tend or harvest grasses but how much do we know about them and...
Forum: Bubbles 09 Aug 2014
The magical world of bubbles, those fragile gas-filled spheres, in the oceans, in medicine and in visual art. Bridget Kendall is joined by bubble physicist Helen Czerski, biomedical engineer Constantin Coussios and artist Bradley Hart who makes giant...
Forum: Democracy and the Arts in South Africa 02 Aug 2014
What role can the arts play in helping South African society develop, twenty years on from the end of apartheid? Recorded with an audience at the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown, Bridget Kendall talks to playwright Mike Van Graan, poet Phillippa...
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