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TV series: How to Fix a Drug Scandal


Docudrama tells the story of two rogue forensic lab chemists whose separate crimes led to a massive miscarriage of justice in Massachusetts

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Framed by a Smoking Gun: The Explosive Life of Colonel B D Shaw

2020-06-26T08:30:00+01:00By Bill Griffith

An enchanting memoir of the chemist whose explosive lectures were almost shut down on safety grounds

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TV series: The Salisbury Poisonings


A gripping, fact-based drama about the poisoning of a former Russian spy, showing eerie parallels to the current coronavirus pandemic

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Fentanyl, Inc.: How Rogue Chemists are Creating the Deadliest Wave of the Opioid Epidemic

2020-06-19T08:30:00+01:00By Jonelle Harvey

Journalist Ben Westhoff lifts the lid on the biggest drugs crisis to have ever hit the western world

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Film: Spaceship Earth


A fascinating cautionary tale about a grand plan to build a self-sustaining replica of Earth’s ecosystem

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Dr Space Junk vs The Universe: Archaeology and the Future

2020-06-12T08:25:00+01:00By Kathy Page

Space archaeologist Alice Gorman explores the cultural significance of the things we have left behind

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The Alchemy of Us: How Humans and Matter Transformed One Another


 A book about world-changing inventions, crammed with fascinating stories you’ve probably never heard of

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Handprints on Hubble: An Astronaut’s Story of Invention

2020-05-29T08:31:00+01:00By Drew Gwilliams

An informative book that is more technical account than personal biography

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Game: Craft Elements

2020-05-27T13:30:00+01:00By Luciano Howard

A rare example of a science based puzzler that focuses on real-world complexity