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Discovering Asian influences

Gemma Lucas, an intern helping with the development of a new gallery at the NMM, quizzes curator John McAleer about some of the objects that she has discovered. Download this episode

Behind the scenes at Astronomy Photographer of the Year

Astronomy Photographer of the Year judge Marek Kulula reveals what makes his perfect astronomy photo. So if you’re planning on entering next year’s competition, tune in to pick up some top tips. Photos by Martin Pugh, Nikhil Shahi, Edward Henry and Sarah Gilligan. Download this episode (Flash video) Download this…

Conservator Paul Cook takes a closer look at Arctic artefacts

Conservator Paul Cook tells the improbable story of a small hydrogen balloon and its mission to find lost polar explorers. Download this episode

George Oates from Flickr looks at the Museum’s historic photographs

George Oates, from the photo-sharing website Flickr, has come to the Museum to search through the stores. Lucinda Donnachie finds out about the historic photographs that George has found. Download this episode

Meet conservators Caroline Hampton and Virginia Llado-Buisan

Discover more about the work of paintings conservator Caroline Hampton and paper conservator Virginia Llado-Buisan. They tell us about their hands-on work in preparation for the latest Queen’s House show, Turmoil and Tranquillity. Download this episode