Heavenly Thoughts


01Reaching For The Sky - Staring Into Space1998062119990220

Astrophysicist Jocelyn Bell Burnell, one of only four female professors of physics in the country, talks about why she became an astronomer, the excitements of stargazing, and her groundbreaking discovery of a new type of star known as a pulsar.

02And God Created Science1998062819990227

Astrophysicist Jocelyn Bell Burnell talks about her spiritual beliefs and explains why she has no problem reconciling her faith in God and her scientific study of the heavens.

03 LASTA Woman's Work...1998070519990306

In the last of three programmes, astronomer Jocelyn Bell Burnell recalls her struggle to become an astrophysicist and then to win acceptance once she got there.