In Our Spare Time

In Our Spare Time

The Problem of Evil

Oxford students discuss the problem posed by the existence of evil in the world to the Christian and Hindu gods.

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Nuclear Fusion

Aled Walker, Justin Ball, Valerian Chen, Jason Parisi discuss nuclear fusion as part of the In Our Spare Time series.

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Language, Mobility and Belonging

A new episode of of in our spare time, this time looking at the social aspects of language.

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Criminology

Oxford graduate students discuss Criminology, and the societal affects of real-life crime documentaries. In the final...

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Évariste Galois

Oxford graduate students discuss the life and work of 19th century French mathematical prodigy Évariste Galois To...

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Clytemenstra

Host Alice Harberd discusses Clytemnestra, a fascinating character from Greek Tragedy, with Emily Clifford and Lily...

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Science and Politics

Oxford DPhil students discuss the relationship between scientific advice and government policy The relationship...

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The American election of 1896

Host Aled Walker is joined by DPhil students Nonie Kubie and Daniel Rowe to discuss the American presidential...

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Shakespeare and Music

Alice Harberd, Michael Dobson, Fleur Smith, Adriana Stoiber, and Simon Smith discuss Shakespeare and Music.

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Marxism

Host Aled Walker and guests Cameron J. Quinn and Xavier Cohen discuss the life, the work, and the legacy of Karl...

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The Prime Number Theorem

Oxford Students discuss the Prime Number Theorem. Prime numbers have fascinated mathematicians since there were...

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The life of Oscar Wilde

Oxford students discuss the life of Oscar Wilde. "What is a cynic? A man who knows the price of everything, and the...

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Medieval Song

Oxford students discuss medieval songs. The thirteenth century was a time of great change in Europe. The cities of...

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Cicero's 'De Inventione''

Oxford students discuss roman senator Cicero. In 43BC, a year after the assassination of Julius Caesar, a man's...

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Dark Matter

Oxford Students discuss Dark Matter. For over three millennia, astronomers have been observing the heavens. Yet, less...

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