Josie Long: All Of The Planet's Wonders

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20120619 (BBC7)

4 Extra Debut. Josie unravels greater mysteries of the cosmos - in her quest to better herself through learning and books. From February 2009.

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Comedy series in which Josie Long attempts to better herself through learning from reference books, with help from Irish comedienne Maeve Higgins and special guests.

Josie uses the book Astronomy for Dummies to try and unravel the greater mysteries of the cosmos.

. Josie uses the book Astronomy for Dummies to try and unravel the mysteries of the cosmos.

01Astronomy for Dummies20090218 (BBC7)
20130828 (BBC7)

Josie unravels greater mysteries of the cosmos in her quest to better herself through learning and books. From February 2009.

01Astronomy for Dummies20090218 (BBC7)
20141220 (BBC7)

Josie unravels greater mysteries of the cosmos in her quest to better herself through learning and books. From February 2009.

01Astronomy for Dummies20090218 (BBC7)
20160429 (BBC7)

Josie unravels greater mysteries of the cosmos in her quest to better herself through learning and books. From February 2009.

1Astronomy for Dummies

01Astronomy for Dummies

01Astronomy for Dummies

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Award winning comedian, Josie Long (BBC New Comedy Awards, if.comedy Best Newcomer 2006) presents her first radio series, in which she aims to explore all of the planet's wonders (in detail) over four 14 minute episodes.

This comedy series is all about Long's desire to better herself through learning and her enjoyment of discovering things in reference books.

Josie is joined by Irish comedian, Maeve Higgins, and by a variety of comedic guests -Robin Ince, Chris Neill, Daniel Harkin, Henning Wehn and Isy Suttie, plus the occasional actual expert.

Each episode is anchored by Josie and Maeve in the studio, with Josie presenting her essay on the week's given subject and Maeve helping with questions, illustrations and interruptions. The guests help to play extra characters or to provide specialist advice.

This week, Josie uses the book "Astronomy for Dummies" to try and unravel the greater mysteries of the cosmos.

. Josie begins a comic series about the wonderful things that she's learned from books.

1Astronomy for Dummies20101228

. Josie begins a comic series about the wonderful things that she's learned from books.

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Comedy series in which Josie Long attempts to better herself through learning from reference books, with help from Irish comedian Maeve Higgins and special guests.

Josie explores the history of collecting things and discovers the Enlightenment. She tries to defy her arty past by becoming more scientific and takes controversial anatomist and Bodyworks impresario Professor Gunther von Hagens to task for being a 'demon with ready access to plasticine'.

With Henning Wehn.

. Josie explores the history of collecting things and discovers the Enlightenment.

02The Enlightenment20090225 (BBC7)
20120626 (BBC7)

The comedian sets out to validate herself through 18th century philosophy - even her frog collection. From February 2009.

02The Enlightenment20090225 (BBC7)
20130904 (BBC7)

The comedian sets out to validate herself through 18th century philosophy - even her frog collection. From February 2009.

02The Enlightenment20090225 (BBC7)
20141227 (BBC7)

The comedian sets out to validate herself through 18th-century philosophy - even her frog collection. From February 2009.

02The Enlightenment20090225 (BBC7)
20160604 (BBC7)

The comedian sets out to validate herself through 18th-century philosophy - even her frog collection. From February 2009.

02The Enlightenment20090225 (BBC7)
20160604 (BBC7)

The comedian sets out to validate herself through 18th-century philosophy.

02The Enlightenment20090225 (BBC7)
20170429 (BBC7)

The comedian sets out to validate herself through 18th-century philosophy - even her frog collection. From February 2009.

2The Enlightenment

02The Enlightenment

02The Enlightenment

2The Enlightenment20170429 (BBC7)

The comedian sets out to validate herself through 18th-century philosophy.

02The Enlightenment20170429 (BBC7)

The comedian sets out to validate herself through 18th-century philosophy.

2The Enlightenment20101229

Award winning comedian, Josie Long (BBC New Comedy Awards, if.comedy Best Newcomer 2006) presents her first radio series, in which she aims to explore all of the planet's wonders (in detail) over four 14 minute episodes.

This comedy series is all about Long's desire to better herself through learning and her enjoyment of discovering things in reference books.

Josie is joined by Irish comedian, Maeve Higgins, and by a variety of comedic guests -Robin Ince, Chris Neill, Daniel Harkin, Henning Wehn and Isy Suttie, plus the occasional actual expert.

Each episode is anchored by Josie and Maeve in the studio, with Josie presenting her essay on the week's given subject and Maeve helping with questions, illustrations and interruptions. The guests help to play extra characters or to provide specialist advice.

This week, Josie explores the history of collecting things and discovers the Enlightenment. She tries to defy her arty-student past, by becoming more scientific and takes controversial anatomist and Bodyworks impresario, Professor Gunther von Hagens to task for being a "demon with ready access to plasticine."

Playing Professor Von Hagens in this episode is German stand-up comedian Henning Wehn.

. Josie explores the history of collecting and yearns to become an 18th century gentleman.

2The Enlightenment20101229

. Josie explores the history of collecting and yearns to become an 18th century gentleman.

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Comedy series in which Josie Long attempts to better herself through learning from reference books, with help from Irish comedian Maeve Higgins and special guests.

Josie explores the fantastic world of obscure animal facts in a bid to become the ultimate quiz contestant. To do this she looks back at her animal rights activist past, questions why she grew out of that phase and interrogates her father over his quiz buff history.

. Josie explores the world of obscure animal facts in a bid to become a top quiz contestant.

03Obscure Animal Facts20090304 (BBC7)
20120703 (BBC7)

With her thirst for knowledge unquenched, the comedian aims to become the ultimate quiz show contestant. From March 2009.

03Obscure Animal Facts20090304 (BBC7)
20130911 (BBC7)

With her thirst for knowledge unquenched, the comedian aims to become the ultimate quiz show contestant. From March 2009.

03Obscure Animal Facts20090304 (BBC7)
20150103 (BBC7)

With her thirst for knowledge unquenched, the comedian aims to become the ultimate quiz show contestant. From March 2009.

03Obscure Animal Facts20090304 (BBC7)
20160609 (BBC7)

With her thirst for knowledge unquenched, the comedian aims to become the ultimate quiz show contestant. From March 2009.

03Obscure Animal Facts

03Obscure Animal Facts20170430 (BBC7)

The comedian aims to become the ultimate quiz show contestant.

04 LASTPropriety, plants, grandparents, and growing your own20090311 (BBC7)
20120710 (BBC7)

Award winning comedian, Josie Long (BBC New Comedy Awards, if.comedy Best Newcomer 2006) presents her first radio series, in which she aims to explore all of the planet's wonders (in detail) over four 14 minute episodes.

This comedy series is all about Long's desire to better herself through learning and her enjoyment of discovering things in old reference books.

Over the series Josie is regularly joined by Irish comedian, Maeve Higgins, and by a variety of comedic guests -Robin Ince, Chris Neill, Daniel Harkin, Henning Wehn, Jesse Thorn and Isy Suttie, plus the occasional actual expert.

Each episode is anchored by Josie and Maeve in the studio, with Josie presenting her essay on the week's subject and Maeve helping with questions, illustrations and interruptions. The guests help to play extra characters or to provide specialist advice.

This week, Josie presents a show about propriety, plants, grandparents, being connected to the world around you and growing your own.

This programme features a guest appearance from actress / comedian Isy Suttie.

04 LASTPropriety, Plants, Grandparents, and Growing Your Own20090311 (BBC7)
20130918 (BBC7)

Award winning comedian, Josie Long (BBC New Comedy Awards, if.comedy Best Newcomer 2006) presents her first radio series, in which she aims to explore all of the planet's wonders (in detail) over four 14 minute episodes.

This comedy series is all about Long's desire to better herself through learning and her enjoyment of discovering things in old reference books.

Over the series Josie is regularly joined by Irish comedian, Maeve Higgins, and by a variety of comedic guests -Robin Ince, Chris Neill, Daniel Harkin, Henning Wehn, Jesse Thorn and Isy Suttie, plus the occasional actual expert.

Each episode is anchored by Josie and Maeve in the studio, with Josie presenting her essay on the week's subject and Maeve helping with questions, illustrations and interruptions. The guests help to play extra characters or to provide specialist advice.

This week, Josie presents a show about propriety, plants, grandparents, being connected to the world around you and growing your own.

This programme features a guest appearance from actress / comedian Isy Suttie.

3Obscure animal facts

3Obscure Animal Facts20170430 (BBC7)

The comedian aims to become the ultimate quiz show contestant.

3Obscure animal facts20101230

Award winning comedian, Josie Long (BBC New Comedy Awards, if.comedy Best Newcomer 2006) presents her first radio series, in which she aims to explore all of the planet's wonders (in detail) over four 14 minute episodes.

This comedy series is all about Long's desire to better herself through learning and her enjoyment of discovering things in reference books.

Josie is joined by Irish comedian, Maeve Higgins, and by a variety of comedic guests -Robin Ince, Chris Neill, Daniel Harkin, Henning Wehn, Jesse Thorn and Isy Suttie, plus the occasional actual expert.

Each episode is anchored by Josie and Maeve in the studio, with Josie presenting her essay on the week's given subject and Maeve helping with questions, illustrations and interruptions. The guests help to play extra characters or to provide specialist advice.

This week, Josie explores the fantastic world of obscure animal facts in a bid to become the ultimate quiz contestant. To do this she looks back at her animal rights activist past, questions why she grew out of this phase and interrogates her father over his quiz-buff history.

This episode features appearances from comedian Chris Neill, Josie's Dad, Geoff Long and host of Jordan, Jesse Go! and The Sound of Young America, "America's Radio Sweetheart," Jesse Thorn.

. Josie rediscovers her childhood love of animal trivia in a bid to become a top quizzer.

3Obscure animal facts20101230

. Josie rediscovers her childhood love of animal trivia in a bid to become a top quizzer.

04Propriety, Plants, Grandparents and Growing Your Own20090311 (BBC7)
20150110 (BBC7)

Award winning comedian, Josie Long (BBC New Comedy Awards, if.comedy Best Newcomer 2006) presents her first radio series, in which she aims to explore all of the planet's wonders (in detail) over four 14 minute episodes.

This comedy series is all about Long's desire to better herself through learning and her enjoyment of discovering things in old reference books.

Over the series Josie is regularly joined by Irish comedian, Maeve Higgins, and by a variety of comedic guests -Robin Ince, Chris Neill, Daniel Harkin, Henning Wehn, Jesse Thorn and Isy Suttie, plus the occasional actual expert.

Each episode is anchored by Josie and Maeve in the studio, with Josie presenting her essay on the week's subject and Maeve helping with questions, illustrations and interruptions. The guests help to play extra characters or to provide specialist advice.

This week, Josie presents a show about propriety, plants, grandparents, being connected to the world around you and growing your own.

This programme features a guest appearance from actress / comedian Isy Suttie.

04Propriety, Plants, Grandparents and Growing Your Own20090311 (BBC7)
20160613 (BBC7)

Award winning comedian, Josie Long (BBC New Comedy Awards, if.comedy Best Newcomer 2006) presents her first radio series, in which she aims to explore all of the planet's wonders (in detail) over four 14 minute episodes.

This comedy series is all about Long's desire to better herself through learning and her enjoyment of discovering things in old reference books.

Over the series Josie is regularly joined by Irish comedian, Maeve Higgins, and by a variety of comedic guests -Robin Ince, Chris Neill, Daniel Harkin, Henning Wehn, Jesse Thorn and Isy Suttie, plus the occasional actual expert.

Each episode is anchored by Josie and Maeve in the studio, with Josie presenting her essay on the week's subject and Maeve helping with questions, illustrations and interruptions. The guests help to play extra characters or to provide specialist advice.

This week, Josie presents a show about propriety, plants, grandparents, being connected to the world around you and growing your own.

This programme features a guest appearance from actress / comedian Isy Suttie.

04Propriety, Plants, Grandparents and Growing Your Own20090311 (BBC7)
20160614 (BBC7)

Exploring the wonders of the planet, Josie learns a love of gardening can lead to wisdom.

04Propriety, Plants, Grandparents and Growing Your Own20090311 (BBC7)
20170428 (BBC7)

Award winning comedian, Josie Long (BBC New Comedy Awards, if.comedy Best Newcomer 2006) presents her first radio series, in which she aims to explore all of the planet's wonders (in detail) over four 14 minute episodes.

This comedy series is all about Long's desire to better herself through learning and her enjoyment of discovering things in old reference books.

Over the series Josie is regularly joined by Irish comedian, Maeve Higgins, and by a variety of comedic guests -Robin Ince, Chris Neill, Daniel Harkin, Henning Wehn, Jesse Thorn and Isy Suttie, plus the occasional actual expert.

Each episode is anchored by Josie and Maeve in the studio, with Josie presenting her essay on the week's subject and Maeve helping with questions, illustrations and interruptions. The guests help to play extra characters or to provide specialist advice.

This week, Josie presents a show about propriety, plants, grandparents, being connected to the world around you and growing your own.

This programme features a guest appearance from actress / comedian Isy Suttie.

04Propriety, Plants, Grandparents and Growing Your Own

4Propriety, Plants, Grandparents and Growing Your Own20170428 (BBC7)

Exploring the wonders of the planet, Josie learns a love of gardening can lead to wisdom.

04Propriety, Plants, Grandparents and Growing Your Own20170428 (BBC7)

Exploring the wonders of the planet, Josie learns a love of gardening can lead to wisdom.

04Propriety, Plants, Grandparents and Growing Your Own20170428 (BBC7)

Exploring the wonders of the planet, Josie learns a love of gardening can lead to wisdom.

Award winning comedian, Josie Long (BBC New Comedy Awards, if.comedy Best Newcomer 2006) presents her first radio series, in which she aims to explore all of the planet's wonders (in detail) over four 14 minute episodes.

This comedy series is all about Long's desire to better herself through learning and her enjoyment of discovering things in old reference books.

Over the series Josie is regularly joined by Irish comedian, Maeve Higgins, and by a variety of comedic guests -Robin Ince, Chris Neill, Daniel Harkin, Henning Wehn, Jesse Thorn and Isy Suttie, plus the occasional actual expert.

Each episode is anchored by Josie and Maeve in the studio, with Josie presenting her essay on the week's subject and Maeve helping with questions, illustrations and interruptions. The guests help to play extra characters or to provide specialist advice.

This week, Josie presents a show about propriety, plants, grandparents, being connected to the world around you and growing your own.

This programme features a guest appearance from actress / comedian Isy Suttie.

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Comedy series in which Josie Long attempts to better herself through learning from reference books, with help from Irish comedian Maeve Higgins and special guests.

Josie thinks about propriety, plants, grandparents, being connected to the world around you and growing your own. With special guest, comedian Isy Suttie.

. Josie thinks about propriety, plants, grandparents and being connected to the world.

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Award winning comedian, Josie Long (BBC New Comedy Awards, if.comedy Best Newcomer 2006) presents her first radio series, in which she aims to explore all of the planet's wonders (in detail) over four 14 minute episodes.

This comedy series is all about Long's desire to better herself through learning and her enjoyment of discovering things in old reference books.

Over the series Josie is regularly joined by Irish comedian, Maeve Higgins, and by a variety of comedic guests -Robin Ince, Chris Neill, Daniel Harkin, Henning Wehn, Jesse Thorn and Isy Suttie, plus the occasional actual expert.

Each episode is anchored by Josie and Maeve in the studio, with Josie presenting her essay on the week's subject and Maeve helping with questions, illustrations and interruptions. The guests help to play extra characters or to provide specialist advice.

This week, Josie presents a show about propriety, plants, grandparents, being connected to the world around you and growing your own.

This programme features a guest appearance from actress / comedian Isy Suttie.

. Josie presents a show about propriety, plants, grandparents, and growing your own.