Did you know that radioactive products used to be seen as healthy? Or that Marie Curie received an unusual burial because of radiation fears?
The Honest Truth
NOVEMBER’S US election won’t only see a new president but also a new first lady – or indeed first man if Hillary Clinton wins.
A good or bad smell can instantly transport us back years to when we first encountered it. But why do some pongs repulse while others attract?
ANIMALS and plants need every sneaky advantage to survive in our world.
EVERY parent wants to help their children make the most of their abilities.
THE UNDERTONES emerged from a troubled Northern Ireland in the mid-70s to write and record DJ John Peel’s favourite song, Teenage Kicks. Bass player Michael Bradley told Murray Scougall The Honest Truth about his career and book, Teenage Kicks: My Life as an Undertone.
PERFORMANCE coach Dave Alred has helped top sportsmen like rugby player Jonny Wilkinson and and golfer Luke Donald compete at the highest level.
WINE is now the favourite drink for the majority of the UK’s drinkers – but how much do we actually know about it?
FACES are one of Britain’s most influential and best-loved bands.
THANKS to British astronaut Tim Peake, more people than ever before are aware of the International Space Station (ISS).
WE take great inventions for granted.