Tuesday, November 08, 2011

Science Explorer

BBC Radio 4 has just launched Science Explorer, which brings together much its science programming previously broadcast on the air. At present the site includes broadcasts from the likes of cognitive psychologist Steve Pinker, theoretical physicist Jim Al-Khalili, physicist and astronomer Jocelyn Bell Burnell while topics explored include the legacies of Hippocrates, Da Vinci, Darwin and Freud, the evolution of the human brain, mind-body duality and much more. The thematic grouping bring together a broad range of sources and users can create their own playlists.