Something to listen to
In 'The Life Scientific
' BBC radio series, Professor Jim Al-Khalili
talks to leading scientists about their life and work, and these are available (indefinitely) as (28 minute) podcasts.
These should be available from The Life Scientific
downloads page, but I have put in links below to iPlayer pages, which may not last for ever, and may not be available worldwide.
A couple of recent ones that I thought were interesting:
In the 'In Our Time
' series Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss all sorts of topics
, typically taking 43 minutes.
Another couple of recent ones: