Eureka!

Barbara Myers meets scientists who have changed the world.

Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19941113]

Six conversations with scientists.

Bill Gates III , chairman ofthe Microsoft

Corporation, talks to Barbara Myers about his life, designing computer software and his global vision. Producer Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19941113]

Unknown: Bill Gates Iii

Unknown: Barbara Myers

Genome: [r4 Bd=19941120]

Scientist Richard Leakey talks to

Barbara Myers about his life and work. Producer Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19941120]

Talks: Richard Leakey

Unknown: Barbara Myers

Genome: [r4 Bd=19941127]

Jocelyn Bell-Burnell , professor of Physics at the Open University, talks to Barbara Myers about discovering pulsating stars.

Producer Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19941127]

Unknown: Jocelyn Bell-Burnell

Unknown: Barbara Myers

Genome: [r4 Bd=19941204]

Professor Sir Roy Caine at the University of Cambridge discusses his work with human liver transplants and his ideas on population control. Producer Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19941204]

Unknown: Sir Roy Caine

Genome: [r4 Bd=19941211]

Anglican priest Reverend Dr John Polkinghorne reveals to

Barbara Myers how his work as a theoretical physicist has helped him in his understanding of God. Producer Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19941211]

Unknown: Reverend Dr John

Unknown: Barbara Myers

Genome: [r4 Bd=19941218]

In the last of the series, Dr Mary Archer joins Barbara Myers to discuss her research in photochemistry, and her involvement with Lloyd's of London. Producer Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19941218]

Unknown: Dr Mary Archer

Unknown: Barbara Myers

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950206]

Bill Gates III , chairman of the world's leading computer software company, talks to Barbara Myers about designing software and his global vision. Producer Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950206]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19950213]

Richard Leakey discusses with Barbara Myers his life, palaeontology and wildlife conservation in Kenya. Producer Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950213]

Unknown: Richard Leakey

Unknown: Barbara Myers

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950220]

Jocelyn Bell-Burnell , professor of Physics at the Open University, talks to Barbara Myers about discovering pulsating stars. Producer Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950220]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19950227]

Professor Sir Roy Caine discusses his pioneering work on liver transplants. Producer Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950227]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19950306]

Anglican priest the Rev Dr John Polkinghome reveals to Barbara Myers how his work as a theoretical physicist has helped him understand God. Producer Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950306]

Unknown: Dr John Polkinghome

Unknown: Barbara Myers

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950313]

In the last of the series, Dr Mary Archer joins Barbara Myers to discuss her research in photochemistry. Producer Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950313]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19951112]

In the first of six conversations with scientists, Richard Dawkins talks to Barbara Myers about his new job as Professor of the Public Understanding of Science at Oxford University. Producer Anne McNaught

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951112]

Talks: Richard Dawkins

Unknown: Barbara Myers

Producer: Anne McNaught

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951119]

Scientist Hazel Rymer of the Department of Earth Sciences at the Open University talks to Barbara Myers. Producer Anne McNaught

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951119]

Unknown: Hazel Rymer

Unknown: Barbara Myers.

Producer: Anne McNaught

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951126]

Barbara Myers talks to Robert May , Chief Scientific Advisor to the Government, about his varied career. Producer Anne McNaught

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951126]

Talks: Barbara Myers

Unknown: Robert May

Producer: Anne McNaught

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951203]

Barbara Myers talks to scientist Sir David Weatherall.

Producer Anne McNaught

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951203]

Talks: Barbara Myers

Unknown: David Weatherall.

Producer: Anne McNaught

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951210]

5: Barbara Myers talks to Nobel Peace Prize-winner Joseph Rotblat. Producer Anne McNaught

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951210]

Talks: Barbara Myers

Unknown: Joseph Rotblat.

Producer: Anne McNaught

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951217]

In the last of the series, Barbara Myers talks to developmental psychologist Professor Annette Karmiloff-Smith. Producer Anne McNaught

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951217]

Talks: Barbara Myers

Unknown: Professor Annette Karmiloff-Smith

Producer: Anne McNaught

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960131]

Five conversations with scientists.

1: Richard Dawkins , Professor of the Public Understanding of Science at

Oxford University tells Barbara Myers about his life and work. Producer Ann McNaught Rpt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960131]

Unknown: Richard Dawkins

Unknown: Barbara Myers

Producer: Ann McNaught Rpt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960207]

Five conversations with scientists.

2: Barbara Myers talks to'Robert May , Chief Scientific Advisor to the UK government.

Producer Anne McNaught Rpt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960207]

Talks: Barbara Myers

Unknown: Robert May

Producer: Anne McNaught Rpt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960221]

Barbara Myers talks to Nobel Prize-winner Max Perutz.

Producer Anne McNaught

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960221]

Talks: Barbara Myers

Unknown: Max Perutz.

Producer: Anne McNaught

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960228]

In the fifth of six conversations with scientists, Barbara Myers talks to developmental psychologist

Professor Annette Karmiloff-Smith about her life.

Producer Anne McNaught Rpt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960228]

Talks: Barbara Myers

Unknown: Professor Annette Karmiloff-Smith

Producer: Anne McNaught Rpt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960306]

In the last of the series, Hazel Rymer of the Department of Earth Sciences talks to Barbara Myers about her life. Producer Anne McNaught Rpt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960306]

Unknown: Hazel Rymer

Unknown: Barbara Myers

Producer: Anne McNaught Rpt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970601]

Barbara Myers meets four scientists who have changed the world. 2: Dr Donald Johanson. Repeated from Wednesday

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970601]

Barbara Myers meets four scientists who have changed the world. 2: Dr Donald Johanson. Repeated from Wednesday

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970601]

Unknown: Barbara Myers

Unknown: Dr Donald Johanson.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970601]

Unknown: Barbara Myers

Unknown: Dr Donald Johanson.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970604]

Barbara Myers meets four scientists who have changed the world. 3: Dr Anne McLaren 's work on mouse embryos in the 1950s was the foundation for in vitro fertilisation in humans.

Producer Sandy Raffan

Repeated Sunday 9.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970604]

Barbara Myers meets four scientists who have changed the world. 3: Dr Anne McLaren 's work on mouse embryos in the 1950s was the foundation for in vitro fertilisation in humans.

Producer Sandy Raffan

Repeated Sunday 9.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970604]

Unknown: Barbara Myers

Unknown: Dr Anne McLaren

Producer: Sandy Raffan

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970604]

Unknown: Barbara Myers

Unknown: Dr Anne McLaren

Producer: Sandy Raffan

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970608]

Barbara Myers meets four scientists who have changed the world. 3: Dr Anne McLaren. Repeated from Wednesday

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970608]

Barbara Myers meets four scientists who have changed the world. 3: Dr Anne McLaren. Repeated from Wednesday

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970608]

Unknown: Barbara Myers

Unknown: Dr Anne McLaren.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970608]

Unknown: Barbara Myers

Unknown: Dr Anne McLaren.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970611]

In the last of four programmes,

Barbara Myers meets

Dame Miriam Rothschild , who has dedicated her life to studying the natural world. Producer Sandy Raffan

Repeated Sunday 9.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970611]

In the last of four programmes,

Barbara Myers meets

Dame Miriam Rothschild , who has dedicated her life to studying the natural world. Producer Sandy Raffan

Repeated Sunday 9.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970611]

Unknown: Barbara Myers

Unknown: Dame Miriam Rothschild

Producer: Sandy Raffan

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970611]

Unknown: Barbara Myers

Unknown: Dame Miriam Rothschild

Producer: Sandy Raffan

0119980201

Barbara Myers meets six scientists who have changed the world.

1: Dr Monica Grady of London's Natural History Museum talks about her team's announcement that they had discovered evidence of life in a Martian meteorite.

01Igor Aleksander19970525

Professor Igor Aleksander believes machines can achieve a type of consciousness and has even programmed a computer to prove it.

But how close are engineers to building a machine that could somehow take over?

0219980208

Barbara Myers meets six scientists who have changed the world.

2: David Canter, professor of investigative psychology at the University of Liverpool, talks about how his understanding of criminal behaviour has helped police solve serious crimes.

02Donald Johanson1997052819970601

Dr Donald Johanson is the American palaeontologist whose discovery of one of our oldest ancestors, in Ethiopia in 1974, transformed our ideas about human origins.

Since then, the find has fuelled a heated debate over our ancestral roots.

0319980215

Barbara Myers meets six scientists who have changed the world.

3: Esther Dyson, one of the most influential thinkers in the computer world, reveals her predictions for a new digital age.

03Anne Mclaren1997060419970608

Dr Anne McLaren's work on mouse embryos in the 1950s was the foundation for in vitro fertilisation in humans and the birth of Louise Brown - the world's first test-tube baby.

0419980222

Barbara Myers meets six scientists who have changed the world.

4: Britain's most famous inventor, Sir Clive Sinclair.

04 LASTMiriam Rothschild1997061119970615

Dame Miriam Rothschild has dedicated her life to studying and protecting the natural world, particularly butterflies and fleas.

She discovered that fleas jump from their knees, not their feet, and accelerate faster than any jet fighter.

0519980301

Barbara Myers meets six scientists who have changed the world.

5: Evolutionary biologist Professor John Maynard-Smith.

0619980308

Barbara Myers meets six scientists who have changed the world.

In the last programme of the series, she talks to Karol Sikora, professor of clinical oncology at London's Hammersmith Hospital.