Passing the age of "believable fuckability".
Birds are able to discriminate between waveforms in a way we cannot - and their cries are mutating.
The mockumentary's second season opens with an hour long special - but some of it hits a bit too close to home.
Do "whatever it takes" to get your film made.
Six months of treatment for cancer? A mere £30,000 at London's most exclusive clinics.
It's easy to get swept up in the thrill of the media and the shiny lights of the debates - but broadcasteres have a serious role to play in the election, too.
It came as no surprise to hear him confess, with a hint of suppressed but immense weariness, the extent to which Hollywood has used history as nothing but an enourmous prop room.
Netflix thinks of its audience in much the same way as small children think of ducks: keep the bread coming and fast, or they'll soon waddle away.
Nothing since has been able to measure up to David Lynch’s Twin Peaks. Nothing has had its power. Why not?
The online mockery of fans of Zayn Malik, who left One Direction the same day Jeremy Clarkson was fired, would never be levelled at grown-up sports or Top Gear fans.
South African Trevor Noah, the newly-announced host of The Daily Show, joins Brits John Oliver and James Corden in the US’s coveted late-night slots.
We now live in the era of the “politics of wellbeing”. But what does that actually mean?
James Graham’s film about the formation of the coalition is an impressively human portrayal of constitutional torment.
James Graham's mischievous account of the heady days following the last election is Where’s Wally? for people who watch Newsnight.
Ten years ago today, Doctor Who returned to our screens – and in spite of big changes, it continues to amaze its most loyal fans.
When he first arrived, in 1980, Mayall’s face was alternative comedy, just as Johnny Rotten’s voice was punk.
Rachel Cooke reviews The Billion Dollar Chicken Shop and Back in Time for Dinner.
The writer of such “northern” hits as Last Tango in Halifax and Happy Valley explains why she finds such categorisation redundant.
The new Carole King musical - apparently.
Season three of House of Cards reaps diminishing returns.
Plus, why Wolf Hall should have character stats flash up - so you can remember who destroyed the most monastaries.
Tales from the Stave and The Film Programme on BBC Radio 4.
Plus Suffragettes Forever! – a good series let down by its tone and speed.
For over a decade now people have been making and listening to podcasts - it didn't all begin with Serial, you know.
The actress on work, travel – and why she'd be perfectly happy growing tomatoes.
It broadcasts 24 hours a day from Morocco to Iran - but how does one explain BBC Arabic radio?
J K Rowling adaptation The Casual Vacancy and Channel 4's Indian Summers lack something for our critic.
Eleven hours of the beautiful game on one day: is it enough?
In Parliament, deals are being cut everywhere. Some are gruesome, others merely farcical.
The programme reminded us what "monstrous" means.