" Science is organized common sense where many a beautiful theory was killed by an ugly fact". - Thomas Huxley
Graham Farmelo is Senior Research Fellow at the Science Museum, London, and Adjunct Professor of Physics at Northeastern University, Boston, USA. Formerly a theoretical physicist, he is now an international consultant in science communication. He edited the best-selling It Must be Beautiful: Great Equations of Modern Science in 2002. Graham's latest book is The Strangest Man: The Hidden Life of Paul Dirac, Quantum Genius.
First broadcast on 22nd January 2010.