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Billion-Dollar Eels

Dodany: 11 grudnia 2018

European glass eels are worth a fortune in East Asia, where they're regarded as a delicacy in restaurants in China and Japan. But the lucrative smuggling trade from Europe to Asia is contributing...

The Mug that Stood Up to the Mailman

Dodany: 10 grudnia 2018

Donald Trump has threatened to pull the US out of the global postal system, after receiving a letter from the inventor of the "Mighty Mug". Jayme Smaldone tells Manuela Saragosa how he was prompted...

The Internet: Welcome to Creepsville

Dodany: 7 grudnia 2018

It's easy for anyone, from criminals to stalkers, to dig up your personal information online. So is it even possible to disappear in our digital world? Manuela Saragosa is somewhat shocked by Tony...

How Not to Save the World

Dodany: 6 grudnia 2018

Are "voluntourists" - foreigners coming to do well-meaning voluntary work - actually doing more harm than good at developing world orphanages? Manuela Saragosa speaks to one who says she saw the...

The Forgotten Workers

Dodany: 5 grudnia 2018

Fighting for the rights of domestic workers in America, plus other 'forgotten' segments of the economy. Jane Wakefield speaks to Ai-jen Poo, executive director of the National Domestic Workers...

Brexit: The Easy Guide

Dodany: 4 grudnia 2018

As the UK's proposed exit from the EU nears, things are getting complicated in the British parliament. We explain the options for Theresa May and MPs with the help of John Rentoul, chief political...

#MeToo: Why the Backlash?

Dodany: 3 grudnia 2018

Activist Danielle Moss talks about the backlash to the #MeToo movement highlighting abuse of women, while former gang member Eldra Jackson talks about toxic masculinity. Author of Rage Becomes Her,...

Europe: Dream or Nightmare?

Dodany: 30 listopada 2018

Could the European Parliament elections plus Brexit next year together provide the death knell for the European federalist dream? Populist parties from the far right and far left across Europe hope...

Poland Perturbed

Dodany: 29 listopada 2018 - Średnia ocen: 4

The populist government in Warsaw is accused of picking fights with the EU and dividing the public against each other. Ed Butler reports live from the city of Poznan, where some residents tell him...

Italy and the EU: Split or Quit?

Dodany: 28 listopada 2018

Is Brexit boosting a bust-up with Brussels? Gianmarco Senna, is a ruling Lega Party counsellor with the regional Lombardy authority. He told Manuela Saragosa he thinks Brexit is marvellous. But...

France and a Federal Europe

Dodany: 27 listopada 2018

President Emmanuel Macron has big plans to shape the future of the European Union. It looks like a multi-speed, multi-lane motorway. Is this really the answer to those who are tiring of the...

Europe's Future

Dodany: 26 listopada 2018

How do German citizens feel about the future of the world’s largest trading bloc? Ed Butler visits PSM Protech, a specialist engineering firm in Bavaria where he speaks to its owner Irene Wagner...

The Man Mapping Zanzibar with Drones

Dodany: 23 listopada 2018

The Spice Islands' urban planning director, Dr Muhammad Juma, is a pioneer in mapping technology, using drones to get a clear picture of Zanzibar's urban sprawl. But it was an innovation borne out...

Mapping Africa’s Megacities

Dodany: 22 listopada 2018

Africa is urbanising at break-neck speed. So how do people keep track of where city amenities are, or indeed which areas are at risk of flooding? It's a job for the cartographers, armed with...

What Colour is 'Nude'?

Dodany: 21 listopada 2018

For generations, if you're not white, it has been difficult to find products that match your skin tone. Clothes, shoes and make-up can all be described as “nude”, but too often, this has only meant...

The 'Big Bootie' Business

Dodany: 20 listopada 2018

We get under the skin of the businesses trying to sell you a new look. Viral marketing has boosted the popularity of cosmetic surgery with social media platforms hosting an array of photos, videos,...

Brexit: An Outside View

Dodany: 19 listopada 2018

Will Britain's role on the world stage be diminished by leaving the EU? Views from veteran pro-Europe UK MP Ken Clarke, Dutch writer Joris Luijendijk and Ian Bremmer, president of Eurasia Group, a...

Amazon's New Headquarters

Dodany: 16 listopada 2018

The online retail giant has announced that it will split its long-anticipated new headquarters between Long Island City In New York City, and Arlington, Virginia. Some 238 cities across North...

Green Rage

Dodany: 15 listopada 2018

Climate change is an existential threat, so are civil disobedience and direct action the only way to save the planet? And is a global carbon tax the best tool to do the job? Justin Rowlatt speaks...

Tackling Fake News

Dodany: 14 listopada 2018

How can we deal with misinformation on WhatsApp? The spread of false, sometimes malicious rumours on the platform is on the rise. There are also growing concerns around privacy on WhatsApp, which...