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Edward Appleton: Science and the Nation: 1956

The British physicist and Nobel-prize winner Sir Edward Appleton delivers six Reith lectures on the many facets of scientific activity in Britain.

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Science and Education

6/6 Professor Edward Appleton considers how to teach science in order to inspire new talent.

Sun 16 Dec 1956 09:00 BBC Radio 4

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