Conversations

Spend an hour in someone else's life. Conversations draws you deeper into the life story of someone you may have heard about, but never met.

http://www.abc.net.au/radio/programs/conversations/

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The end of the Milky Way


Astrophysicist Lisa Harvey-Smith on how Andromeda is due to collide with our galaxy in five billion years time (R)


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The true history of the Ark before Noah


How Irving Finkel stumbled upon the true story of the Ark before Noah on a Babylonian clay tablet


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British actor Timothy Spall digs deep


Timothy’s stellar screen career, including roles in ‘Mr Turner’, ‘Secrets and Lies’, the Harry Potter films, and his latest, ‘Mrs Lowry & Son’, was almost cut short by a life-threatening illness 


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Dylan Moran and the white-knuckle ride of stand up comedy


Irish comic Dylan Moran on his unusual childhood, the story behind Black Books, and why he's given up drinking for good


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Craig Foster and the battle to save fellow footballer, Hakeem al-Araibi


After Hakeem was imprisoned while on his honeymoon in Thailand, Craig fought the power of two monarchies, a military junta, and the world's largest sporting institution to free him


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The doctor known as 'The God of Sight'


Nepalese surgeon Dr Sanduk Ruit on his work in the villages of Nepal which has restored the sight of more than 150 000 people (R)


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Rescuing the boys from the cave — Richard Harris


An anaesthetist and cave diver, Richard had the exact combination of skills needed to help save the lives of a Thai soccer team trapped deep underwater


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Paul Kelly and the poetry


Australia's storyteller in song on poems he's loved since childhood, and how reading and learning great poetry has changed his song writing


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Drones and forgiveness


How a young computer scientist found his way out of a traumatic childhood and to a new vocation


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War crimes, bombings, secret lives — Tony Jones turns truth into thrillers


The retiring host of Q&A reflects on his time with the show, and how his years reporting from the former Yugoslavia have helped him craft best-selling fiction


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