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Brian Cox: Bank bailout costlier than UK science 'since Jesus'

6 July 2012 Last updated at 10:47 BST

Prof Brian Cox claimed the UK has spent more on saving banks in a year than it had on science "since Jesus".

He also appeared to reject Alastair Campbell's suggestion to stand as an MP - claiming only the prime minister has any real power and nothing much happens in Parliament.

Full Brian Cox interview

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