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Atoms for Enquiring Minds

on BBC Two England

A Circus of Experiments
The Royal Institution's Annual Christmas Lectures for Young People. The 150th series is given by Professor Eric M. Rogers of Princeton and the Nuffield Foundation. A series of six programmes 1: Getting to Know Atoms
Atoms are impossible to see - yet we have evidence of them from crystals; and you will see visible specks staggering under their bombardment. (And we even promise to break the impossibility, and let you ' see' atoms in the final lecture.) See liquids showing strong ' skin' forces; and, as a finale, the largest drop of water in the world.
Presented for television by BRIAN JOHNSON
(Part 2 tomorrow)


Professor Eric M. Rogers
Television By:
Brian Johnson

BBC Two England

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