Why things really are more fun when you’re a teenager

Warren Fyfe

It often seems that life is more fun when you’re young. And there’s a scientific explanation for this – an experiment involving teenager Matt reveals why young people really do have more fun than adults. Matt’s story is featured in Child of Our Time at 21:00 on Monday 3 April on BBC One. The second [...]

‘You just never know if you’ll make it back’

Warren Fyfe

Michelle works as a paramedic in one of the world’s most violent cities – the Venezuelan capital, Caracas. She was just 13 when she first volunteered as one. We followed her for 24 hours in a city riddled with murder and traffic accidents. Filmed by Jack Slater and produced by Vladimir Hernandez Join the conversation [...]

How Princess Diana changed attitudes to Aids

Warren Fyfe

In the mid-80s, the world was terrified by HIV/Aids caused by a lack of understanding and misinformation. In April 1987, Princess Diana opened the UK’s first purpose built HIV/Aids unit at London Middlesex Hospital that exclusively cared for patients infected with the virus. In front of the world’s media, Princess Diana shook the hand of [...]