Sep 17 2020
Fascinating discussions on a range of topics. Very intellectual but understandable!
Jul 30 2020
Some good episodes, some brilliant episodes.
Jul 19 2020
Great content!!! Love it!!
Jun 25 2020
An excellent weekly look at the history of a wide range of topics including science, mathematics and history. Each week Melvin is joined by three experts in the field to discuss the subject in detail. Melvin expertly steers the conversation to allow the listener to follow the discussion. As the topics are quite complex it is always worth a second listen (or third, or fourth...)
May 14 2020
One of the most essential podcasts ever, with hundreds of episodes covering every subject imaginable. The format is simple: the host 3 academic experts discuss the topic at hand for about an hour. A true goldmine of solid fascinating information. The show is broadcast on BBC4, but the podcast version includes an extra 5-10 minutes of continuing discussion after close of the broadcast proper.
Apr 15 2020
My favourite radio program of all time - I haven't missed an episode in 20 years