• Science Year by Year-1

    Science Year by Year

    From the discovery of the wheel to the worldwide web our thirst for innovation is what makes us human. Science Year by Year takes a fascinating look at our heritage of invention and explores how science has shaped the past and how it may shape the future. Science Year by Year has a new discovery for everyone in…

  • Bad Ideas?

    Bad Ideas

    We are born with the instinct to create and invent. Indeed, our ability to do so is what separates us from the rest of the animal world. But have our creative ideas always produced desirable results? Have they always served us well? Bad Ideas? traces the fascinating history of our attempts at self-improvement but also…

  • DNA2Radio

    DNA 60 Years On

    Just 60 years ago, the initials DNA were unknown to the public. A handful of scientists were in a race to discover the structure of this complex molecule which possibly held the secret of life. Today, DNA is a crucial part of our knowledge about health, identity and our whole world. In April 1953, James…

  • TV

    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…

  • Unknown-3

    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.

  • Unknown-4

    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.

  • Complete List of Media Appearances

    Medicine in the Year 2000 Prix Futura Award, Berlin, (1975). Your Life in Their Hands five series of thirty programmes BBC Television (1979-87) Making Babies BBC 1, seven programmes (1996), The Human Body BBC 1 series, eight programmes, (1998) National Television Award, three BAFTAs, Peabody Award, Emmy Nomination, BMA Gold Medal Award. Secret Life of…