S2E2: Scotland | Local Heroes

Adam Hart-Davis goes in search of pioneers of science and invention in Scotland. He investigates the achievements of Alexander Bain, Charles Macintosh, James Clerk Maxwell, the Rev Robert Stirling and James Gregory.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 29'10''
  • Broadcast year: 1997
Curriculum Connection
  • History

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Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
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  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: Local Heroes
  • Series: 2
  • Episode: Scotland