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Juliette Binoche, Poldark, Thomas Heatherwick

March 2nd, 2015

Episode 791 of 1502 episodes

Kirsty Lang talks to Juliette Binoche, as she stars in a new stage adaptation of Sophocles' tragedy, Antigone. Thomas Heatherwick, who has just been announced as the architect of Google's new California headquarters, discusses his revolutionary and futuristic designs. Sarah Dunant reviews the BBC's new version of the classic drama Poldark, based on Winston Graham's novels set in 18th Century Cornwall. And as a debate rages on social media over the colour of a dress, classicist Mark Bradley looks at how the ancient Greeks saw the colour blue differently.

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