January 6th, 2015
Episode 710 of 1306 episodes
John Wilson talks to Richard Linklater, who directed the film Boyhood over twelve years, so that his actors, including Patricia Arquette and Ethan Hawke, aged appropriately. Pianist Garrick Ohlsson celebrates the music of Alexander Scriabin, the Russian composer who believed his music would change the world. Nicholas Cullinan, today announced as the new director of the National Portrait Gallery. And a poem for January, written specially for Front Row by Alison Brackenbury.
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.