Brian Cox on Basic Science: “Brian Cox Lecture – GCSE Science brought down to Earth”

The great emissary of Science, Dr. Professor Brian Cox, OBE, delivers a fascinating lecture at University of Manchester.

Brian Cox Head shot

“Professor Brian Edward Cox, OBE (born 3 March 1968)is a British particle physicist, a Royal Society University Research Fellow, PPARC Advanced Fellow and Professor at the University of Manchester.He is a member of the High Energy Physics group at the University of Manchester, and works on the ATLAS experiment at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN, near Geneva, Switzerland. He is working on the R&D project of the FP420 experiment in an international collaboration to upgrade the ATLAS and the CMS experiment by installing additional, smaller detectors at a distance of 420 metres from the interaction points of the main experiments.” (Wikipedia)

If you are interested in basic science, this video is 1:15 of pure ecstasy delivered by a master.