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Spend an hour in someone else's life each weekday. 'Conversations with Richard Fidler' draws you deeper into the life story of someone you may have heard about, but never met.


Robert puts aside his long-held fear of spiders to collect them and uncover hundreds of new species.

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Decca Aitkenhead and the unexpected love she found, and lost.

The Lost Gardens of Heligan and the Eden Project: recreating paradise in Cornwall

The mind-bending physics of String Theory, decoded