Train of Thought Productions

Close Up: Science on screen: in conclusion

Train Of Thought Productions spoke to Dr. Hugh Mortimer Science advisor on Ridley Scott's recent blockbuster Prometheus. We talked to him about science on film, TV and the ‘Brian Cox effect’.

In conclusion

Q14. Part of your work is about communicating with wider society – has there been any notably increased interest in science due to the 'Brian Cox' effect?

Q15. What is the best thing about your job?

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