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.
“I really admire how you can just switch off your family and focus on your job. I would just hate myself too much.”
Is adding wasabi to white chocolate a step too far? Will Paul Hollywood enjoy a slice of tofu? And is Batter Week even an appropriate theme for a baking contest?
Will Young? Tamal Ray? Konnie Huq? We analyse their silhouettes for clues.
The old-fasioned dramatics of the BBC's radio adaptation conceal a darker, more difficult story.
As the BBC celebrates 60 years of UK television comedy, we unpick what unites every successful series, from Steptoe and Son to The Office.
On the pop culture podcast this week: BBC sitcom pilot Motherland, Isabel Greenberg’s new graphic novel and Buzzfeed’s video series “Ladylike”.
As the country’s most-loved television programme moves from BBC to Channel 4, losing its presenters in the process, this is how the national crisis unfolded.
A new BBC programme which features the dissection of an overweight corpse is a fat-shaming spectacle.
Star Trek is turning 50 this month, but it took a journey through jumbled running orders, black and white series, “banned episodes” and a myth of progressiveness to appeal to UK viewers.
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