Method and Madness • episode "2/3" Science Britannica

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Brian Cox leads the way through 300 years of British science.

Science Britannica • 3 episodes •

Frenkenstein's Monsters

Professor Cox grapples with science's darker side, asking why, when science has done so much for us, it often gets such a bad press.

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Method and Madness

Brian Cox leads the way through 300 years of British science.

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Clear Blue Skies

Professor Cox ends his homage to British Science by looking at how discoveries are made.

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