Seven Ages of Science   /   Age of War

Description

Lisa Jardine explores how military demands mobilised science not in World War II, but in World War I. The idea that Britain's scientific expertise and effort was mobilised from scratch on the eve of World War II is a myth. Long before 1939, Britain was ready to wage, and win, a scientific war.

Subtitle
Lisa Jardine explores how the demands of war mobilised science long before WWII.
Duration
1685
Publishing date
2013-09-10 00:00
Link
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b039q25d
Contributors
BBC Radio 4 author  
Enclosures
p02qfv9s.mp3