The Life Scientific

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Professor Jim Al-Khalili talks to leading scientists about their life and work, finding out what inspires them and asking what their discoveries might do for us in the future.

From sewage treatment to Crossrail, engineer Ailie MacAdam talks to Jim Al- Khalili.
Jim Al-Khalili discusses the genetics of cancer with Professor Sir John Burn.
Jim Al-Khalili discusses the genetics of cancer with Professor Sir John Burn.
2017 Nobel Prize-winner Richard Henderson on how he zoomed in on the molecules of life.
2017 Nobel Prize-winner Richard Henderson on how he zoomed in on the molecules of life.
Jim Al-Khalili discusses the flu virus with Professor Wendy Barclay of Imperial College.
Jim Al-Khalili discusses the flu virus with Professor Wendy Barclay of Imperial College.
Jim talks to mathematician Eugenia Cheng about mathematics, music and baking.
Jim talks to mathematician Eugenia Cheng about mathematics, music and baking.
The computer that costs little more than a toasted sandwich.
The computer that costs little more than a toasted sandwich.
Zoologist and inventor Adrian Thomas talks to Jim Al-Khalili about the mechanics of flight
Zoologist and inventor Adrian Thomas talks to Jim Al-Khalili about the mechanics of flight
Ellen Stofan, former chief scientist at NASA, talks to Jim Al-Khalili.
Ellen Stofan, former chief scientist at NASA, talks to Jim Al-Khalili.
Sex, guillemots and the virtuoso finch.
Sex, guillemots and the virtuoso finch.
Jim Al-Khalili asks Steve Cowley if we will ever have energy from nuclear fusion.
Jim Al-Khalili asks Steve Cowley if we will ever have energy from nuclear fusion.
Lucie Green on the sun Oct. 3, 2017
Jim Al-Khalili talks to astrophysicist Lucie Green about studying the sun.