When a book on quantum gravity came on air, it sounded like a brief return to something that has declined so much over our lifetimes – knowledge as part of a function of a media flow.
Alexander, the frontman of Years and Years, makes the case for Corbyn.
As in the book series, the key moments are in the seemingly insignificant details.
On the pop culture podcast this week: the Netflix documentary Amanda Knox, Solange Knowles’ album A Seat at the Table and ITV drama The Bletchley Circle.
It’s a horrible mix of the expected, misplaced righteousness and an added dose of sexism.
What did anyone expect Savile to tell the documentary maker in 2000? And why would 75 minutes broadcast now un-muddy the waters?
The former youth TV star discusses his transition from entertainment to factual programming, and his new documentary, Reggie Yates: Life and Death in Chicago.
“The public need to see what they’re paying for,” says Huw Robinson during Radio 3's instillation at the Southbank Centre.
And I'm not just talking about the fact they've both been left with a old, wrinkly narcissist.
Five more episodes to go, after which its “feminist” writer (his word, not mine), Allan Cubitt, should pull the plug on it at last. Plus: Damned.
When 21-year-old Alfie Deyes released his first book, it was No 1 on the Sunday Times bestseller list for 11 weeks. Who are the YouTubers – and why are their books so successful?
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