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Pulsars test general relativity

Duration: 02:30

Jocelyn Bell Burnell explains how her pulsar discovery helped test general relativity. She also discusses the difference between a search for truth and a search for understanding.

Available since: Wed 1 Sep 2010

Credits

Participant
Jocelyn Bell Burnell
Director
Jacqui Farnham
Producer
Diana Hill
Executive Producer
Anne Laking
Participant
Jocelyn Bell Burnell
Director
Jacqui Farnham
Producer
Diana Hill
Executive Producer
Anne Laking
Participant
Jocelyn Bell Burnell
Director
Jacqui Farnham
Producer
Diana Hill
Executive Producer
Anne Laking

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Beautiful Minds Series 1, Jocelyn Bell Burnell

1/3 Jocelyn Bell Burnell talks about her career and the links between religion and science.

First broadcast: 07 Apr 2010

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