Bright Sparks

Bright Sparks

Sunday 7pm

Bright Sparks Sunday 12 July 2015

Bright Sparks

Bright Sparks

The Final Frontier: Space What contributions has Irish science made to unraveling the mysteries of the universe through space exploration and astronomy?

Bright Sparks is an eight part science series for RTÉ Radio 1, presented by physicist Professor Shane Bergin who poses the question; What happens when you enable bright people to follow their curiosity and solve the world's problems? Shane meets Ireland's cutting edge scientists and discovers how Irish science and innovation are changing how we live. He explores how these ideas are shaping how we combat disease, face climate change, develop new technologies and how we uncover the mysteries of the universe and the meaning of life itself.

You can follow the story behind the series on its website: 

Bright Sparks is an Athena Media Production for RTE Radio One made with the support of the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland and the television licence fee.

Sundays, 7pm on on RTÉ Radio 1



Presenter: Shane Bergin


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