Science: A Challenge to TV Orthodoxy (2010)

Film details

  • Featuring

    Brian Cox

  • Director

    Sophie Deveson

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    2010

  • Type

    Television

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Alternative titles

  • Rts Huw Wheldon Lecture 2010 Alternative
  • Rts Huw Wheldon Lecture 2010 Science: A Challenge to TV Orthodoxy Alternative

Synopsis

Professor Brian Cox uses this year's Huw Wheldon Memorial Lecture to address the main challenges in bringing science to television. He tackles the risks in simplifying science for a television audience, the perils of abandoning fact in the name of balance and the importance of making science on television intellectually and emotionally engaging. (© BBC Publicity)

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