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It looks like the big blockbuster of the summer is not a superhero or science fiction film, but, surprisingly, a movie set during World War II. Dun...

  • Added: Oct 26, 2017
  • Length: 04:33
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Breaking up is hard to do, and it's hard to put into appropriate words. Comedian Rosie Wilby seeks a better term for 'ex', and family law barrister...

  • Added: Mar 06, 2016
  • Length: 18:28
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Your online dating profile is the latest spin on a 300-year-old tradition of advertising yourself in order to find a spouse, a sexual partner, or s...

  • Added: Feb 03, 2016
  • Length: 41:08
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What was your first bet? Matt Zarb-Cousin remembers his - because it led to a cycle of addiction that saw him flutter away over £10,000 in the book...

  • Added: Jan 26, 2016
  • Length: 23:27
Caption: Conor McGloin, with Olly Mann
Conor McGloin was 10 years old when he decided he wanted to be an international rock superstar. But it didn't quite turn out the way he'd expected...

  • Added: Jan 26, 2016
  • Length: 20:56
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Rock 'n' Roll muse and wife to both George Harrison and Eric Clapton, Pattie Boyd, along with fellow Rock 'n' Roll photographers, Henry Diltz and C...

  • Added: Dec 06, 2015
  • Length: 40:17
Caption: Mark Miodownik shows presenter Quentin Cooper the electroplated spoons he's used to test how different metals can affect the taste of our food., Credit: Hannah Marshall
Does your morning coffee taste better from your favorite mug? Scientists now realize that what we eat is just a small part of our dining experie...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio, WCAI / WNAN, and PRX Remix


  • Added: Nov 23, 2015
  • Length: 09:56
  • Purchases: 3
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The Frick Collection started its season this past fall with a musician whom Gramophone magazine calls “one of the finest British pianists of his ge...

Bought by WUFT, Delmarva Public Radio, WABE, RNZ Concert, WDPR and more


  • Added: Jun 01, 2015
  • Length: 57:59
  • Purchases: 10
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J.M.W. Turner is perhaps the most important British painter--you would surely recognize an image of Tintern Abbey--and yet his life story has remai...

Bought by KKRN


  • Added: May 01, 2015
  • Length: 03:42
  • Purchases: 1
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The British Romanticist painter J.M.W. Turner was a painter of landscapes and light. He was also one of the first major artists to depict the smoke...

Bought by WKCC, KVSC, WXDU, Radio Phoenix, KENW and more


  • Added: May 01, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 6
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The British Romanticist painter J.M.W. Turner was a painter of landscapes and light. He was also one of the first major artists to depict the smoke...

Bought by KPVL, WTJU, KPIP-LP, and KKRN


  • Added: May 01, 2015
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 4
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It’s an a cappella Christmas from England with the King’s Singers, one of the world’s most celebrated vocal ensembles. In an exclusive New York ap...

Bought by KCME, KWGS, Public Radio East, WNMU-FM, WGUC and more


  • Added: Dec 22, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 27
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David writes both histories and biographies and has narrated many a broadcast program. His latest book is "The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris....

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio


  • Added: Jun 12, 2013
  • Length: 10:02
  • Purchases: 1
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A British mathematical physicist, Roger is one of the world’s leading scientists. He speaks of black holes, religion and twistor theory. Our conver...

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio


  • Added: May 30, 2013
  • Length: 10:02
  • Purchases: 1
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A UK author who has lived in China for decades tells a true-crime tale of the unsolved murder of a young British girl in 1937 in colonial Peking, a...

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio


  • Added: May 09, 2013
  • Length: 10:02
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The Rolling Stones with one of their early bluesy hits, a cover of Howlin' Wolf's "Little Red Rooster"
Join us as we explore the British Blues Explosion of the late 1950s and the 1960s. From the originators — like Chris Barber and Alexis Korner — to ...

Bought by Radio New Zealand


  • Added: Mar 22, 2013
  • Length: 01:58:59
  • Purchases: 1
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This week on The Score with Edmund Stone, Remembering Richard Rodney Bennett.

Bought by KMRE-LP, KPVL, WEKU, KFOK-LPFM, KREV-LP and more


  • Added: Mar 19, 2013
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 6
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This week on The Score with Edmund Stone, The English Idiom.

Bought by KPVL, WCPN, KPVL, and KREV-LP


  • Added: Feb 12, 2013
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Love it or hate it., Credit: Flickr user andrewasmith.
In this episode we cross the Atlantic to learn what makes a perfect cuppa. Then we learn about the surprising health benefits of Marmite, a spreada...

  • Added: May 29, 2012
  • Length: 15:27
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A true story told live in London. Rachel heads to New York to find 'her inner Jew', but ends up having a sexual awakening.

  • Added: Apr 23, 2012
  • Length: 08:10
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With a recent resurgence of nationalism, Scottish independence is once again a topic of discussion. Do Scotland's vast oil reserves make this a rea...

  • Added: Mar 16, 2012
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: Samuel Beckett, Credit: Jane Bown
A glimpse into the world of highly acclaimed photographer Jane Bown. Jane discusses balancing her career with her family, her two identities, Jane ...

  • Added: Jan 11, 2011
  • Length: 05:46
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Audio drama series from rethinkdaily.co.uk. Sam is dead and works in a call centre. In this episode, she calls her (living) mother for advice.

  • Added: Jul 26, 2010
  • Length: 13:06
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Steeplejacking is just one episode of the many adventures of Bob the Englishman and his long, oddly American life.

  • Added: Apr 11, 2010
  • Length: 12:43