The Inquiry

The Inquiry

The Inquiry gets beyond the headlines to explore the trends, forces and ideas shaping the world.

Episodes

Title Duration Published Consumed
What Makes A Pariah State? 00:23:48 2018-11-15 04:30
How Did We Mess up Antibiotics? 00:22:58 2018-11-08 04:30
Is the China-Africa Love Affair Over? 00:22:59 2018-11-01 05:00
How Long Can We Live? 00:23:44 2018-10-25 04:30
What Went Wrong in Indonesia? 00:23:07 2018-10-18 04:30
Can Delhi Clean Up Its Air? 00:23:01 2018-10-11 04:30
Should We Rethink the Ban on Child Labour? 00:24:03 2018-10-04 04:30
Is Genetic Testing Overrated? 00:23:36 2018-09-27 03:30
The Inquiry Junior - Why are North and South Korea divided? 00:23:49 2018-09-20 04:30
The Inquiry Junior - What’s Killing Africa’s Elephants? 00:23:08 2018-09-13 04:30
Is Women’s Sport In Trouble? 00:23:38 2018-09-06 04:30
How Do You Run A Hacking Operation? 00:23:16 2018-08-30 04:30
Who’s in the Driving Seat of the US – Saudi Relationship? 00:23:02 2018-08-23 05:06
Could We See Another Aids Pandemic? 00:23:04 2018-08-16 04:30
Can We Control 3D Printing? 00:22:59 2018-08-09 04:30
Bonus Podcast: My Indian Life Preview 00:03:34 2018-08-03 17:23
Is WhatsApp Fuelling Vigilantism? 00:23:05 2018-08-02 04:30
Is Africa’s Longest War Really Over? 00:23:51 2018-07-26 04:30
What does Iran think of the West? 00:23:36 2018-07-19 04:30
Can We Ever Understand Animals? 00:23:32 2018-07-12 04:30
Can We Eat Our Way Out Of Climate Change? 00:22:58 2018-07-05 05:00
Are We Heading for a Trade War? 00:22:59 2018-06-28 05:00
Can You Train People To Be Less Prejudiced? 00:23:20 2018-06-21 05:30
How Do You Make People Have Babies? 00:23:02 2018-06-14 04:29
Is Raqqa Recovering After Islamic State? 00:22:57 2018-06-07 05:06
Can Computers Predict Crimes That Haven’t Happened Yet? 00:23:29 2018-05-31 04:45
Is North Korea Broke? 00:22:56 2018-05-24 05:06
What Makes a Revolution Successful? 00:23:12 2018-05-17 05:06
Trump and Kim: Can They Close the Deal? 00:23:01 2018-05-10 18:08
What’s the Real Difference Between the Sexes? 00:23:26 2018-05-03 04:30
What’s Killing Black American Babies? 00:22:58 2018-04-26 04:30
Are Nerve Agents Out of Control? 00:23:19 2018-04-19 05:00
Bonus Podcast: Death in Ice Valley 00:03:12 2018-04-17 14:00
How Did China Ban Ivory? 00:23:27 2018-04-12 05:00
How Do Dictators Survive So Long? 00:22:57 2018-04-05 05:00
Is Plastic Doomed? 00:23:06 2018-03-29 01:30
Have We Always Felt This Tired? 00:23:25 2018-03-22 01:30
What’s Happening to IS Fighters Now? 00:23:13 2018-03-15 01:30
Is Facebook in Trouble? 00:23:34 2018-03-08 13:30
What Happens When a Cyber-attack Strikes? 00:23:47 2018-03-01 01:30
How Do You Close The Gender Pay Gap? 00:23:08 2018-02-22 01:30
Why is Cape Town Running Out of Water? 00:23:02 2018-02-15 01:30
Why Are the Taliban So Resilient? 00:23:34 2018-02-08 01:30
How Did We Get Hooked on Plastic? 00:23:09 2018-02-01 01:30
What Does China Want in the South China Sea? 00:23:38 2018-01-25 01:30
What’s the Greatest Threat to Poland? 00:23:21 2018-01-18 01:30
What is IS doing in the Philippines? 00:23:19 2018-01-11 01:30
Is Zero Tolerance the Right Approach for FGM? 00:23:58 2018-01-04 04:25
What’s The Point Of Bitcoin? 00:23:22 2017-12-28 13:51
The North Korea Deep Dive 00:50:40 2017-12-22 12:20
How Do We Rule The Universe? 00:23:37 2017-12-21 01:30
How Powerful is Facebook's Algorithm? 00:23:58 2017-12-14 01:30
Are We Missing a Bigger Opioid Crisis? 00:24:12 2017-12-07 01:30
What Would an Iran-Saudi Arabia War Look Like? 00:24:02 2017-11-30 01:40
Why Doesn’t Apple Pay More Tax? 00:23:51 2017-11-23 01:30
What Does the Saudi Crown Prince Want? 00:23:19 2017-11-16 01:29
Is the Knowledge Factory Broken? 00:22:58 2017-11-09 01:30
How Powerful is Iran’s Revolutionary Guard? 00:23:51 2017-11-02 11:00
How Do You End A Civil War? 00:23:50 2017-10-26 04:30
Is the Pope Catholic? 00:22:58 2017-10-19 04:25
Can We Teach Robots Ethics? 00:23:04 2017-10-12 04:25
Is Privacy Dead? 00:22:57 2017-10-05 04:25
Could We Ban the Sale of Petrol and Diesel Cars Now? 00:24:25 2017-09-28 04:30
Can China Solve the North Korea Problem? 00:23:15 2017-09-21 04:30
How Do We Stop People Dying in Floods? 00:22:58 2017-09-15 12:39
What Can We Do With Our Dead? 00:23:48 2017-09-07 04:30
How Has The Ku Klux Klan Lasted So Long? 00:22:58 2017-08-31 04:20
Are Video Games a Waste of Time? 00:24:30 2017-08-24 04:20
How Do You Fix Someone Else's Election? 00:23:30 2017-08-17 03:30
Are South Africa's Police Failing? 00:23:13 2017-08-10 11:17
Who Gets to Have Their Own Country? 00:23:33 2017-08-03 04:30
What Would War with North Korea Look Like? 00:23:19 2017-07-27 04:20
Is it Time to Ban the Plastic Bottle? 00:23:35 2017-07-20 04:30
Is Gene Editing Out of Control? 00:23:15 2017-07-13 04:30
What's So Special About Qatar? 00:23:17 2017-07-06 04:30
Have We Always Felt This Tired? 00:23:27 2017-06-29 04:25
Why Does China Want to Revive the Silk Road? 00:23:12 2017-06-22 03:30
Is the Greatest Threat to Putin Really Alexei Navalny? 00:22:57 2017-06-15 04:30
How Do You Report Terrorism? 00:23:10 2017-06-08 03:30
Is Work Too Easy? 00:23:09 2017-06-01 16:51
Does Poverty Change The Way We Think? 00:23:28 2017-05-25 03:30
How Did Immigration Stop Being a Political Taboo in the UK? 00:23:20 2017-05-18 03:30
How Did Venezuela Go From So Rich To So Poor? 00:23:23 2017-05-11 10:55
How did North Korea get the Bomb? 00:23:13 2017-05-04 03:30
Is Inequality About to Get Unimaginably Worse? 00:23:05 2017-04-27 03:30
How Powerful is Facebook's Algorithm? 00:23:26 2017-04-20 04:00
What Happens When You Legalise Cannabis? 00:23:25 2017-04-13 03:30
Why Is No-one Trying to Stop the War in Yemen? 00:23:29 2017-04-06 03:00
Do We Need A Plan B For Climate Change? 00:23:04 2017-03-30 03:30
What’s Wrong With France? 00:23:23 2017-03-21 04:30
Are Famines Always Man-Made? 00:23:14 2017-03-14 04:30
How is Mosul Being Liberated? 00:23:40 2017-03-07 04:30
What Happened to Europe’s Migrant Crisis? 00:23:10 2017-02-28 03:30
Why Can't We Stop Looking at our Phones? 00:23:28 2017-02-21 04:30
Is Donald Trump Good for Journalism? 00:23:27 2017-02-14 04:30
Can You Believe What You Read on WikiLeaks? 00:23:48 2017-02-07 04:30
What Would ‘No Deal’ Mean For Brexit Britain? 00:23:10 2017-01-31 04:30
How do You Launch a Nuclear Missile? 00:23:34 2017-01-24 04:30
How Did the US Get Stuck With Guantanamo? 00:23:10 2017-01-17 03:30
Is There Anybody Out There? 00:22:58 2017-01-10 10:06
Can We Eat Our Way Out Of Climate Change? 00:23:39 2017-01-03 03:05
What Went Right in 2016? 00:22:59 2016-12-27 03:06
Should We Give Homeless People Homes? 00:22:58 2016-12-15 11:57
What’s the Story of Aleppo? 00:22:59 2016-12-15 11:50
Does Turkey Still Want to Join the EU? 00:22:58 2016-12-13 03:06
Why Do Governments Do Stupid Things? 00:23:02 2016-12-06 03:06
Why Did The Polls Get it Wrong (Or Did They)? 00:22:58 2016-11-29 03:06
Why Does Anyone Still Smoke? 00:23:04 2016-11-22 03:30
After the Electoral Shocks of Brexit and the US Election - What Next? 00:22:58 2016-11-15 04:30
Was this the Most Divisive US Election Ever? 00:22:58 2016-11-08 16:35
How Do We Fix Antibiotics? 00:22:58 2016-10-25 04:30
How Did We Mess up Antibiotics? 00:22:58 2016-10-19 13:00
Can a Corrupt Country Get Clean? 00:22:58 2016-10-11 10:41
Why are 10,000 Children Missing in Europe? 00:23:26 2016-10-04 04:30
Is Islamic State Finished? 00:23:29 2016-09-27 04:30
Who Wins in a Cashless Economy? 00:22:58 2016-09-20 04:30
What’s the Point of Lotteries? 00:22:58 2016-09-13 04:30
Can Coral Reefs Survive? 00:22:58 2016-09-06 04:30
Is Retirement Over? 00:22:57 2016-08-30 04:30
Would Donald Trump Be a Dangerous President? 00:22:58 2016-08-23 04:30
Why Don’t Cities Want The Olympics? 00:22:58 2016-08-16 04:30
Has Russia Won In Ukraine? 00:22:58 2016-08-09 10:54
How Did we Save the Ozone Layer? 00:22:58 2016-08-02 03:00
Can Colombia Reintegrate the Farc? 00:22:57 2016-07-26 03:30
Is Brexit Inevitable? 00:22:59 2016-07-19 10:00
Can Trump Win? 00:22:56 2016-07-12 03:30
Can You Make Bankers Behave Better? 00:23:00 2016-07-05 04:30
Can the EU Survive? 00:22:58 2016-06-28 11:11
Why Do So Many People Dislike Hillary? 00:22:58 2016-06-20 19:20
Are We Really About to End World Poverty? 00:22:58 2016-06-14 03:05
Why Can't Egypt Stop FGM? 00:22:58 2016-06-07 18:44
Are we Fighting Cancer the Right Way? 00:49:27 2016-05-31 03:06
Would A New International Convention Help Refugees? 00:22:58 2016-05-24 02:06
What's Killing White American Women? 00:22:59 2016-05-10 03:06
What Happened to the European Dream? 00:22:58 2016-05-03 16:17
Should We Give Homeless People Homes? 00:22:58 2016-04-26 03:30
What Kind of Person Becomes a Violent Jihadi? 00:22:58 2016-04-21 14:22
Do We Have Enough Genders? 00:22:59 2016-04-13 11:37
What Happened To Al-Qaeda? 00:22:58 2016-04-05 03:30
Why Do Mexicans Drink So Much Soda? 00:22:58 2016-03-29 03:50
Can we Quake-Proof a City? 00:22:57 2016-03-22 03:05
Why Are Wages So Low? 00:22:59 2016-03-08 03:05
How Did Governments Lose Control of Encryption? 00:22:58 2016-03-01 03:05
Has President Assad Won? 00:23:02 2016-02-23 03:05
Why Don’t We Eradicate Mosquitoes? 00:22:58 2016-02-15 18:41
How Did Iceland Clean Up its Banks (And Why Can't We)? 00:22:58 2016-02-09 11:18
Are We Fighting Cancer the Right Way? 00:22:59 2016-02-02 03:30
How Has the US Gun Lobby Been so Successful? 00:22:58 2016-01-26 03:05
What is China Doing to Clear the Air? 00:23:10 2016-01-19 03:05
Do We Have Enough Genders? 00:23:00 2016-01-12 03:45
How Much Inequality Is Too Much? 00:23:08 2016-01-05 03:05
Should We Solar Panel The Sahara? 00:22:58 2015-12-29 03:05
How Will a Population Boom Change Africa? 00:23:03 2015-12-22 03:05
Is Saudi To Blame For ‘IS’? 00:23:21 2015-12-15 03:06
Should Governments Drop Money Out of Helicopters? 00:23:10 2015-12-08 03:06
How Do Cartels Get Drugs into the US? 00:22:59 2015-12-01 03:06
Can ‘Islamic State’ Be Defeated? 00:23:10 2015-11-21 11:30
Have We Underestimated Plants? 00:23:11 2015-11-17 10:09
Is it too Late to Save Syria’s Antiquities? 00:22:58 2015-11-10 03:05
Why was Mohammed Akhlaq Killed? 00:22:58 2015-11-03 03:30
How Do You Save the Rhino? 00:23:05 2015-10-27 03:05
Can Nigeria End Oil Corruption? 00:22:59 2015-10-20 03:00
Is Russia Vulnerable? 00:22:58 2015-10-13 03:00
What Does the President Need to Know? 00:23:04 2015-10-06 03:00
Do Drone Strikes Work? 00:23:06 2015-09-29 03:00
Is Japan Abandoning Pacifism? 00:22:58 2015-09-22 03:00
Why is Argentina Still so Sexist? 00:23:08 2015-09-15 03:15
How Will a Population Boom Change Africa? 00:23:05 2015-09-07 20:36
Can We Learn to Live with Nuclear Power? 00:23:07 2015-09-01 03:30
Migrant Crisis: What Else Could Europe Try? 00:22:58 2015-08-25 03:30
What Will Happen When Robots Take Our Jobs? 00:23:14 2015-08-18 03:30
Should Anyone Ever Talk to IS? 00:23:10 2015-08-11 03:05
What’s Behind the Anti-Vax Movement? 00:23:13 2015-08-04 03:05
Why do Tax Havens Still Exist? 00:23:06 2015-07-28 03:30
What Does China’s Stock Market Crash Tell Us? 00:22:58 2015-07-21 03:00
Is Streaming Good for Music? 00:22:58 2015-07-14 03:05
How Easy is it to Dope in Sport? 00:22:58 2015-07-07 03:05
Has Austerity Worked? 00:23:01 2015-06-30 03:30
Would Greece Be Better Off Out of the Euro? 00:23:06 2015-06-23 03:00
What Does China Want From Space? 00:22:58 2015-06-16 09:00
Will Anyone Help the Rohingya? 00:22:58 2015-06-08 20:59
Is Opposition to GM Crops Irrational? 00:22:58 2015-06-02 04:30
Who Can Fix Fifa? 00:22:58 2015-05-22 21:30
Why Do US Cops Keep Killing Unarmed Black Men? 00:22:58 2015-05-19 02:05
Why is South Africa Still So Unequal? 00:22:58 2015-05-12 02:05
Is Cyber Warfare Really That Scary? 00:22:58 2015-05-05 02:05
How Has Rwanda Saved The Lives Of 590,000 Children? 00:22:58 2015-04-28 02:05
What Is The Yemen Conflict Really About? 00:23:11 2015-04-21 03:05
Is There A New Nuclear Arms Race? 00:22:58 2015-04-14 03:30
Cuba: What Would Che Say? 00:22:58 2015-04-07 03:00
Are We Tired Of Talking About Climate Change? 00:22:58 2015-03-31 08:00
Will The Dalai Lama Reincarnate? 00:23:11 2015-03-24 08:00
Has The War On Drugs Been Lost? 00:23:00 2015-03-17 08:00
Who Wants What In Libya? 00:23:11 2015-03-10 08:00
Is Life Getting Worse For Women In Erdogan’s Turkey? 00:23:11 2015-03-03 08:00
Could Europe Stop Migrants Dying In The Mediterranean? 00:23:10 2015-02-24 08:00
How Strong Is NATO? 00:23:11 2015-02-17 08:00
Will The New King Change Saudi Arabia? 00:23:11 2015-02-10 08:00
Is Nigeria’s Army Failing? 00:23:11 2015-02-03 08:00
What Does Kim Jong Un Want? 00:23:11 2015-01-27 08:00
Is Pakistan Serious About Tackling Militants? 00:23:12 2015-01-20 15:00
Should we Fear Artificial Intelligence? 00:23:11 2015-01-13 12:30
Can The Internet Be Policed? 00:23:10 2015-01-06 14:35
Is American Democracy Broken? 00:23:11 2014-12-30 14:30
What Are The Consequences Of Cheap Oil? 00:23:10 2014-12-23 14:00
Can Europe Resist The Rise Of Radical Politics? 00:23:12 2014-12-16 14:05
The US And Iran: How Close Could They Get? 00:23:11 2014-12-09 14:00
Why Aren't More Dishonest Bankers In Jail? 00:23:11 2014-12-02 14:35
Who Runs Mexico? 00:23:12 2014-11-25 14:35
Are Sanctions Hurting Putin? 00:23:12 2014-11-18 14:35
What Is Hong Kong’s Problem With China? 00:23:13 2014-11-11 14:35
Are Pandemics Inevitable? 00:23:12 2014-11-04 08:06
Can Islamic State Be Stopped? 00:23:12 2014-10-28 14:30