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Investigating the concept of information, Jim Al-Khalili learns that it is not just about human communication, it is woven very profoundly into the fabric of reality.

Professor Jim Al-Khalili investigates one of the most important concepts in the world today - information. He discovers how we harnessed the power of symbols, everything from the first alphabet and the electric telegraph through to the modern digital age. But on this journey he learns that information is not just about human communication, it is woven very profoundly into the fabric of reality.

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Mon 27 Feb 2017 01:45

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Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Jim Al-Khalili
Executive Producer Paul Sen
Writer Nic Stacey
Director Nic Stacey

Broadcasts

  • Tue 23 Oct 2012 21:00
  • Wed 24 Oct 2012 02:10
  • Sat 27 Oct 2012 19:45
  • Sat 27 Oct 2012 23:55
  • Wed 7 Nov 2012 23:20
  • Tue 24 May 2016 00:30
  • Mon 20 Feb 2017 22:25
  • Mon 27 Feb 2017 01:45