Les joins Bryan Dwyer, Deb Bradfield and Tony Webber to discuss the history of Physics. Les provides a lucid account of Pythagoras, Copernicus, Kepler, Newton, Coulomb, Faraday, Maxwell, Planck, Curie, Einstein, Rutherford, Henrietta Swan Leavitt and others. Recommended Reading includes: Bryson, B A Short History of Nearly Everything, Grayling, A.C. Towards The Light, Werthein, M Puthagoras' Trousers, Arianrhod, R Einstein's Heroes, Cox, B, Wonders of The Universe. Les also recommends that you search for Physics on You-Tube. Next week: The Cookbook Show with Deb, Lee Kelly and Cathy Donovan.
November 29, 2016