June 26th, 2014
Episode 436 of 1306 episodes
Kirsty Lang discusses a huge exhibition of Scottish contemporary art which features over 100 artists at over 60 venues throughout Scotland. Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich talks about headlining Glastonbury this weekend. A review of new film Keeping Rosie, starring Maxine Peake as a disgruntled city high flyer. How the novel Dr Zhivago was used as an ideological weapon by the CIA during the Cold War . And Kneehigh's latest play, Dead Dog In A Suitcase, a reworking of John Gay's The Beggar's Opera, opens in Liverpool. Image: ‘Real Life, Rocky Mountain’, courtesy of the artist Ross Sinclair
From finding awe in Hubble images to visiting the doctor, science is everywhere in our lives. Whether we wear a white lab coat or haven't seen a test tube since eighth grade, science affects and changes us. We all have a story about science, and at The Story Collider, we want to hear those stories.