Nights for Tuesday 25 February 2014
7:10 Our Own Odysseys - Britain's Southern Outpost
Susan Buckland visited the Falkland Islands, post the 1982 war.
Pictures of the Falkland Islands
7:30 The Sampler
A weekly review and analysis of new CD releases.
8:15 Windows on the World
International public radio documentaries - visit the Windows on the World web page to find links to these documentaries.
8:40 Global Neighbours - India
Our correspondent in the second-most populated nation of the world, India, pop. 1,210,193,422 (census. 2011) is Bangalore-based, Shoba Narayan. Why The Hindus: an alternative history has been recalled and pulped; the Supreme Court has put on hold the release of three of the seven people convicted of involvement in the 1991 murder of former PM Rajiv Gandhi and the colourful festival of Holi is coming up.
9:06 The Tuesday Feature: Exchanges at the Frontier - Henry Markram
Henry Markram has received the biggest personal grant in the history of science. He has a billion euros to build a super computer, which will virtually replicate the human brain. He tells A C Grayling and an audience at Wellcome Collection in London how it will reveal the mental experience of illness and will revolutionise the treatment of neurological disorders.
10:00 Late Edition
11:06 The Shed
Award-winning former British broadcaster Mark Coles presents his pick of the best new music releases and demos from around the planet. A glorious mix of brand new sounds from all over the world, real conversations with music makers and tales of everyday life as seen from an English garden shed.