• Professor Robert Winston on Newsnight - talking IVF cuts

    Professor Robert Winston on Newsnight

    We are all very aware of how underfunded the NHS is. Recently, to help reduce costs, the availability of IVF treatment on the NHS has been restricted or halted in 13 areas in England creating something akin to a postcode lottery. This move has sparked a debate about IVF, associated costs, its necessity and possible…

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    BBC HARDtalk

    Following the Government’s decision to grant a licence for mitochondrial transfer to be used in the hope of preventing mitochondrial disease, Robert spoke with Zeinab Badawi on BBC World’s HARDtalk. “We are not here to supplant the work of God,” he told HARDtalk. Lord Winston, a professor of science and society at Imperial College London…

  • Child of our Time

    Child of our Time

    For thirteen years, the BBC has been following the lives of 25 children who were born at the turn of the millennium. In the latest two episodes of this long-running series, Robert Winston discovers how the children’s lives are changing as they enter their teenage years, and how their parents are coping with them growing…

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    Mad and Bad: 60 Years of Science on TV

    This hour-long documentary, narrated by Robert Webb, examined how science on TV has evolved over the last 60 years, from science to science fiction. Influential individuals in science and broadcast media, including Robert Winston, contributed their thoughts to the programme, commenting on how science on TV has reflected, or led, to our collective image of…

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    Jamie’s Dream School

    In this 7 part series celebrity chef Jamie Oliver brought together some of the UK’s most inspirational individuals to see if they could inspire 20 young people to give education a second chance. Robert Winston featured in 3 episodes, where he brought a unique twist to teaching science in the classroom.

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    How Science Changed Our World

    Robert Winston presented his top ten scientific breakthroughs from the last 50 years. On his journey, he explored subjects from the origins of the universe to probing the inner workings of the human mind, and even met some of his early IVF patients.

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    Genius of Britain: The Scientists Who Changed the World

    In this 5 part series, some of the UK’s leading scientific figures explored the stories, and introduced the people, behind the British innovations that contributed to the creation of the modern world from the steam engine to the worldwide web. Robert Winston contributed to two episodes.

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    Play it again

    In an episode of this long running series, Robert Winston went on a journey to learn how to play the saxophone, despite not having played a musical instrument since he was eleven year’s old. After months of tutoring and meeting some of the UK’s top saxophonists, Winston performed for a full house at the Royal…