Great Men of Science

It is Paris, 1738, and the Royal Academy of Sciences has just announced their annual contest-“prove or refute that there is wisdom and design behind the seeming randomness of the universe.”

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Humble Boy

All is not well in the Humble hive. Thirty-five year old Felix Humble is a Cambridge astro-physicist in search of a unified field theory. 

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Photograph 51

A funny and moving portrait of the unrequited life of Rosalind Franklin, one of the great female scientists of the twentieth century, and her fervid drive to map the contours of the DNA molecule.

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