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History & The Arts
Dr Peter Lewis sheds light on some illuminating aspects of the industrial revolution - new developments in lighting that made mines safer and enabled Victorian factories to work round the clock.
Money & Business
The new electric lighting will never be more than a luxury product, stockholders in the Gas Light & Coke Company are reassured at the company's 1892 meeting.
Science, Maths & Technology
Geologist David Rothery considers the benefits of fracking against the environmental concerns.
Nature & Environment
Just how much gas is available by the process of fracking, and what volume of water is required?
We look at how to improve your house, and be energy saving at the same time
Society, Politics & Law
Why are celebrities protesting against Chinese activities in Africa? Why is Africa important to the Chinese? What are the implications for the rest of the world? Giles Mohan begins an investigation.
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