Category Archives: Science

BBC’s new Astronomy-themed programming

2015 promises to be a great year for those interested in astronomy. Rosetta, Dawn and New Horizons will extend our understanding of the solar system. There’s some interesting TV coming up from the BBC too. Horizon: March 3rd 2015, 9pm … Continue reading

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The Cosmos (for a bargin price)

Cosmos was the great forerunner of series like the Wonders of the Solar System/Universe.  Carl Sagan opened the eyes of a huge number of people to cosmology and astronomy, including Brian Cox – hear him talk about his hero via … Continue reading

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More Brian Cox (Live)

As discussed in a previous post, Brian Cox is a really good presenter on Astronomy and Physics. He’s back on the BBC for the second year running with Stargazing Live on BBC2 on Monday January 16th 2012. This program was … Continue reading

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Beautiful Physics

Sometimes TV just surprises you. We were looking on the Sky Guide for something to wind-down to one night. The Scientist-Spouse spotted something on BBC2 called “A Night with the Stars”. Sounded like pure entertainment. Instead we got “Beautiful Physics”. … Continue reading

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