TitleDate
54. Bazalgette's sewers: one of the seven industrial wonders of the worldDec 07, 2017 Listen
53. The Norwegian Sovereign Wealth Fund - $1 Trillion of foresightNov 26, 2017 Listen
52. The 1904 St. Louis Olympics: a shambles of a marathon featuring doping, lifts from cars, and racial hierarchies.Nov 19, 2017 Listen
51. The rise and rise of Xi Jinping - the most powerful man in the worldOct 29, 2017 Listen
50. Ignaz Semmelweis - the savior of mothersOct 15, 2017 Listen
49. The theft of sex.com - act two: a titillating tale of fraud, sex, and the world's most expensive domainOct 02, 2017 Listen
48. The theft of sex.com - act one: a titillating tale of fraud, sex, and the world's most expensive domainSep 24, 2017 Listen
47. Briefing: Catalonia Independence Referendum - a quick guide to what, when, where, how, and why?Sep 19, 2017 Listen
46. The Abdication of King Edward VIII - how one man gave up everything and nearly toppled a government for loveSep 17, 2017 Listen
45. A history of Tulip mania - the world's first economic bubbleSep 10, 2017 Listen
44. Lloyd's of London - insurer of the starsSep 03, 2017 Listen
43. Air Force One: a history of presidential aviation Aug 20, 2017 Listen
42. The Moscow-Washington Hotline: must a world be lost for want of a telephone call?Jul 30, 2017 Listen
41. BBC English: the BBC Advisory Committee on Spoken English, its history, and its effect on the English language todayJul 24, 2017 Listen
40. The raising of Chicago and the reversal of the Chicago River: how the windy city solved their sewage problemsJul 16, 2017 Listen
39. Disaster Victim Identification: a history of identifying those who have lost their lives in tragic circumstancesJul 09, 2017 Listen
38. A history of Submarine Communication Cables - from the Telegraph to the InternetJul 03, 2017 Listen
EPISODE 37. Six-month podcast update: I'm on YouTube and I have a new job!Jul 03, 2017 Listen
36. A history of Le Tour de France: the world's best cycling raceJun 25, 2017 Listen
35. Presidential Libraries: A tale with an intro by Hayes, a story by FDR, and a possible conclusion under Obama.Jun 18, 2017 Listen
34. The Victoria Cross medal and Charles Upham - the most highly decorated Commonwealth soldier of World War 2Jun 11, 2017 Listen
33. Albertopolis: the town that Prince Albert builtJun 11, 2017 Listen
32. Highgate Cemetery: its history and its famous occupants.Jun 11, 2017 Listen
31. Briefing - UK General Election - the first and last constituencies to declareJun 08, 2017 Listen
30. Pu Yi - The Last Emperor of ChinaJun 04, 2017 Listen
29. The Avignon Papacy of 1309 to 1378: Anti-Popes and the Catholic Church goes on tourMay 29, 2017 Listen
28. An island fit for 50 kings. A history of the Pitcairn Islands including a mutiny on HMS BountyMay 21, 2017 Listen
27. Eurovision: a history of the European Broadcasting Union, voting scandals, technological innovations, and the bearded lady.May 13, 2017 Listen
26. The United Nations - a history: part 8 - Sept 11th 2001 to the modern day. May 07, 2017 Listen
EPISODE 25: I ask for you for money for charity & a podcast updateApr 30, 2017 Listen
24. The United Nations - a history: part 7 - 1994 to 2001.Apr 30, 2017 Listen
23. A tale of oil and power: a history of OPEC (Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries)Apr 24, 2017 Listen
22. The United Nations - a history: part 6 - 1986 to 1993Apr 24, 2017 Listen
21. The most famous door in the world: No. 10 Downing Street - a historyApr 16, 2017 Listen
20. The United Nations - a history: part 5 - 1968 to 1985Apr 16, 2017 Listen
19. French Politics: the President, the Parliament, and the upcoming electionsApr 09, 2017 Listen
18. The United Nations - a history: part 4 - 1957 to 1967Apr 09, 2017 Listen
17. The Velvet Divorce: the dissolution of CzechoslovakiaApr 02, 2017 Listen
16. The United Nations - a history: part 3 - 1946 to 1956Apr 02, 2017 Listen
15. Briefing - Article 50 - what is the process in under 4 minutes.Mar 29, 2017 Listen
14. The fireside chats of Franklin D. RooseveltMar 26, 2017 Listen
13. The United Nations - a history: part 2 - The three conferences and the first meetingMar 26, 2017 Listen
12. Scotland: how it joined and how it is trying to leave the UKMar 19, 2017 Listen
11. The United Nations - a history: part 1 - what came before, and who wants what?Mar 19, 2017 Listen
10. The Presidents’ DesksMar 19, 2017 Listen
9. A history of NATO Mar 19, 2017 Listen
8. Nuclear weapons: their development, their spread, and the current state of playMar 19, 2017 Listen
7. Presidential pardons: the powers and the people!Mar 19, 2017 Listen
6. European Union – A brief history of its beginnings and its expansionMar 19, 2017 Listen
5. I dub thee a podcast: the UK Honours system - part 1Mar 19, 2017 Listen
4. The White House: Re-DecorationMar 19, 2017 Listen
3. US Court SystemMar 19, 2017 Listen
2. The Vice President, The Senate, and Tie-BreakersMar 19, 2017 Listen
1. The White House: A history of its construction and its renovationMar 19, 2017 Listen