SCIENCE BROUGHT DOWN TO EARTH BY DR. BRIAN COX
The hugely popular scientist held his second 'Star Lecture' at The University of Manchester. Brian is an academic in the School of Physics and Astronomy,
Brian Edward Cox OBE, FRS (born 3 March 1968) is an English physicist who serves
as professor of particle physics in the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University
of Manchester. He
is best known to the public as the presenter of science programmes, especially the Wonders of... series and
for popular science books, such as Why Does E=mc²? and The Quantum Universe. He has been the author or co-author of over 950 scientific publications.
Cox has been described as the natural successor for BBC's scientific programming by both David Attenborough and Patrick Moore. Before his academic career, Cox was a keyboard player for the bands D:Ream and Dare.