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Thursday 25 June 2015
by Wulf
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Itchy and Scratchy

I watched a programme on the ITV catch up player last night called The Secret Life of Your House (available for another week in the UK). In it, entomologist George McGavin releases all manner of “pests” into a house and … Continue reading

Wednesday 8 April 2015
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Back in Time for Dinner

That is the punalicious title of a history series currently on the BBC (check the food section of iPlayer or the programme website). Working from the UK National Food Survey and other sources, the producers have been taking a family … Continue reading

Monday 10 February 2014
by Wulf
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Pain, Pus and Poison

If you aren’t too squeamish, then the recent Pain, Pus and Poison series on BBC4 receives my commendation as worth a watch. Michael Mosley does various self-experimentation but, although it sometimes looks shocking (like poking a needle through his hand … Continue reading

Saturday 18 May 2013
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What a gripping episode of Doctor Who. It was one of those episodes where they seem to have written themselves into a hole with a story having ramifications for all of time and space; now we have to wait until … Continue reading