We curdle some soy milk and make tofu using a 2000 year old recipe with Ruth McLean.

Japanese whisky

Japan's two biggest whisky distillers Nikka and Suntory are beating the Scots at their own game. Justin McCurry reports.


The low-cost classroom projector developed by Timothy Prestero is helping thousands to read and write in Africa.

Bits and bytes

Bill Thompson on some twists and turns after the Pirate Bay verdict, and the race to design a safer mobile phone.

Havana shop

We visit the world's highest golf course in Bolivia with Rory Carroll and shopping in Cuba could be about to get a lot easier.


Dr Geoff Hart's developed a clever way to calm kids down before surgery.