Members of the French Estates-General swore an oath to enact their own National Assembly.
Wheat industry deregulation led to a sharp increase in the cost of bread prior to the French Revolution
Historians describe Marie Antoinette prior to her arrival in Versailles
The guillotine, introduced to France in 1789 by Joseph-Ignace Guillotin, became France's preferred method of execution until the abolishment of capital punishment in 1981.
Jacques Hébert becomes a leading voice in calls for the dechristianisation in France.
Historians describe the reason Marie Antoinette was dubbed Madame Deficit by the French press and people.
Historians describe France's Ancien Régime system prior to the French Revolution.
Dr Alice Roberts takes Les Love though an experiment where they track how long it takes sweet corn to be digested and what the results mean for bowel health.
Three experienced English speakers reveal they change accents and phrases to be understood in different situations.
A reader recites Shelley's Ozymandias and critics discuss the composition and significance of the poem.
They are some the largest and deepest structures on our planet - but are invisible to us because they are under the sea. Find out how ocean ridges and trenches are formed.
The exploration of the Mariana Trench in the 1950s helped form geologists' theory of plate tectonics.
Short clip from The Hungry Tide. Sea-level rise, coastal erosion and drought are threatening the lives of 110,000 people spread
Historians discuss photograph attributed to Frank Hurley of dead and wounded Australians and Germans in railway cutting near Ypres.
Musician Archie Roach meets Jean Carter, who recounts the story about how she and her siblings were stolen from La Perouse, separated from her brothers and taken to Cootamundra Aboriginal Girls' Training Home.
Musician Archie Roach's partner Ruby Hunter shares the story of growing up in institutions across Adelaide, and how her family tried to evade authorities when she was very young.
Musician Archie Roach and cousins tell the story of how he was stolen at Framlingham Aboriginal Station as a child.
Carers wash and dress residents at UK retirement home, helped by teenage volunteers, who gain understanding of elderly.