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Monkman and Seagull Genius Adventures: Michael Faraday (BBC Two Mon 25 May 2020)

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Monkman & Seagulls Genius Adventures

Eric Monkman and Bobby Seagull continues their travels around Britain, this time seeking out the birthplaces of the inventions that fuelled the nation’s industrial infrastructure. Their first stop is the Royal Institution in London, where they examine how the Davy lamp saved the lives of thousands of coal miners, then pay a visit to the preserved laboratory of Michael Faraday, another of their scientific heroes, whose research on electricity paved the way for its application as a ubiquitous energy supply.

Airdate: Mon 25 May 2020 at 9.00pm on BBC Two

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