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    The Theremin Story, with Moog Music

    The Theremin Story, with Moog Music

    Immerse yourself in the extraordinary story of the Theremin. Hosted by Chris Hawkins and featuring Cyril Lance and Steve Dunnington (Moog Music), Dorit Chrysler (New York Theremin Society) and Paddy Kingsland (The Radiophonic Workshop). A collaboration with our friends at Moog Music.
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    • 1 hr 9 min
    How To Cure Covid, with Alice Roberts and Dan Davis

    How To Cure Covid, with Alice Roberts and Dan Davis

    Alice Roberts and Daniel Davis discuss the steps towards curing a virus, from discovery through to it being eradicated, using real-world examples from the Covid pandemic and historical pandemics to identify what has been done right (and wrong) so far, what an ideal pandemic response would look like and what the future holds for Covid-19.
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    • 1 hr 1 min
    Jill Tarter and Ana Matronic

    Jill Tarter and Ana Matronic

    Chair of SETI, one of Discover magazine’s most important women in science, and the inspiration behind Jodie Foster’s Ellie in Contact, Jill Tarter is an icon of astronomy. bluedot favourite Ana Matronic met Jill via Skype to explore the cosmos and beyond. Part of bluedot's A Weekend In Outer Space, July 2020.
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    • 53 min
    Diversity and Representation in S.T.E.M.

    Diversity and Representation in S.T.E.M.

    Angela Saini and Tana Joseph join Jim al-Khalili for an exploration of diversity and representation in the world of bluedot, how STEM can learn from other disciplines, and what the future of our institutions looks like. Part of bluedot's A Weekend In Outer Space, July 2020.
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    • 55 min
    The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy Reunion

    The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy Reunion

    Hitchhikers archivist Kevin Davies welcomes an all-star panel of Hitchhikers legends to commemorate Douglas Adams' iconic series, featuring John Lloyd, James Thrift, Sandra Dickinson, Philip Pope and Toby Longworth. Part of bluedot's A Weekend In Outer Space, July 2020.
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    • 49 min
    Ann Druyan with Brian Cox and Robin Ince

    Ann Druyan with Brian Cox and Robin Ince

    We join forces with our friends at The Cosmic Shambles Network for a very special 'In Conversation' with the legendary Ann Druyan, hosted by Professor Brian Cox and Robin Ince. Part of bluedot's A Weekend In Outer Space, July 2020.
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Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
11 Ratings

11 Ratings

Cormay1980 ,

Real variety of content

Really wide range of content and made easily accessible. Hats off, can’t wait for more

the frank account ,

Learnt loads & would love more commissioned

Thanks Bluedot!

PoppyCatSK ,

Fantastic new series!

Looking forward to more

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