In Search Of Giants

Ex-pop musician and physicist, Brian Cox, shares his passion for particles, the sub-atomic world and quantum mechanics. And he makes it comprehensible too!

There are 3 videos in this series.

15 mins The Building Blocks of Matter
Dr Brian Cox explains why scientists from all over the world are swarming to the Large Hadron Collider, the world's largest particle physics laboratory.
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15 mins The Forces of Nature
Can everything that happens in the universe be explained in terms of just three forces? Particle physicist Dr Brian Cox talks us through the history of our scientific understanding, revealing why scientists have come to believe this.
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15 mins The Hunt for the Higgs
Particle physicist Dr Brian Cox explains how quantum mechanics has changed the way we think the world works, and why it predicts the existence of a particle that's never been seen.
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