Whitehall And The Boffins

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19970918]

Christopher Harvie begins a two-part investigation into the changing relationship between scientists and politicians since the Second World War. Whatever happened to the huge government research establishments, and how do scientists view the shifting balance between applied technology and pure research?

Producer John Watkins. Rptd Sunday 4.15pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970918]

Unknown: Christopher Harvie

Producer: John Watkins.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970921]

Christopher Harvie presents a two-part investigation into the changing relationship between scientists and politicians since the Second World War. Whatever happened to the huge government research establishments, and how do scientists view the shifting balance between applied technology and pure research?

Repeated from Thursday

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970921]

Unknown: Christopher Harvie

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970925]

Christopher Harvie concludes his two-part investigation into the changing relationship between scientists and politicians since the Second World

War. Government scientists describe how best to give scientific advice to politicians. The science minister details his priorities, but as global issues come to dominate the political agenda, what scope is there for a specifically British science policy? Producer John Watkins

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970925]

Unknown: Christopher Harvie

Producer: John Watkins

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970928]

Christopher Harvie presents the second in a two-part investigation into the changing relationship between scientists and politicians since the Second World War.

Repeated from Thursday

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970928]