Hungary’s cold war with polio
Trapped by the Cold War and scarred after a failed revolution, Hungary fought one of its greatest battles against polio. Penny Bailey reports.
One man’s quest to understand his own mental health. In part 7 of our film series, Twink explores post-traumatic stress disorder and reveals some painful truths about his past.
Twink, the band and bipolar.
ADHD, Newsnight and knowledge.
Roger Highfield reports on patients with brain injuries, trapped in the grey area between life and death. And in part 8 of Last Chance Saloon, Twink explores what the future holds for neuroscience and mental health.
What drives people to run a marathon? Join Hayley Birch as she tackles 26.2 miles, aided by science.
More on Hayley’s trip to the biomechanics lab.
What to do if you’re tackling your first 26.2 miles.
What it’s really like training for a marathon – in pictures.
As Jane Goodall turns 80, Henry Nicholls talks to her about her remarkable career studying chimpanzee behaviour, her animal welfare activism, and accusations of plagiarism in her latest book.
Why is asbestos still killing people? Nic Fleming finds out in a twisting tale of industry cover-ups and misinformation that spans decades.
Images from a day with an asbestos removal company.
A photographic history of asbestos in the 20th century.
The history of the town Asbestos, told through the eyes of the Jeffrey Mine.