Leslie Budd puts forward the case for using plain English in the business world
30 Sep 2010
Former American vice-president Al Gore is enthusiastic, but Blaine Price warns there are risks alongside the...
18 Feb 2010
The Long Now's Stewart Brand and The Open University's Magnus Ramage explore how social networking is changing all...
26 Jan 2010
Do languages evolve in the same way as species do in nature? If so, how can evolutionary biologists shed light on the...
10 Nov 2009
The rise of the private equity firms may not necessarily be a bad thing, but on the other hand, the idea of using one...
09 Nov 2009
The Open University transforms lives. Millions have realised or expanded their potential through flexible education programmes allowing them to study...
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07 Oct 2009
As technology continues to progress at speed, Ian Johnston reminds us of some of the techno-flops of the past
21 Sep 2009
BBC Four gives viewers a unique insight into how developments in technology have shaped our lives over the past 40...
17 Sep 2009
Yoseph Araya takes a look at what we mean by biocultural diversity, and what we can do to preserve it
19 Aug 2009