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A special selection of programmes not to miss
The Power of Touch
Humans are social animals and we need physical contact. How does the absence of touch, affect us?
Skiing - A History
From its invention in prehistoric times to the glamour and leisure of 20th century ski resorts.
Need a Hug?
The pandemic has provided us with a painful reminder of how important physical contact is for our mental well-being.
Man and Moon
A scientific and historical mini-series looking at the relationship between human beings and the moon.
Wikipedia and the Democratisation of Knowledge
Has the largest encyclopaedia of all time lived up to its utopian promise?
Romeo and Juliet
Ballet by John Cranko
Performed by the Stuttgart Ballet with music by Sergei Prokofiev, created in 1962 by choreographer John Cranko.
Stories of Conflict
A light-hearted look at stories of conflict in international affairs from the Crimean crisis to Northern Ireland, North Korean nuclear threats to Donald Trump..