BBC Programme Marcus Du Sautoy
Discovery - Moments of Genius
Artists, scientists & broadcasters describe their favourite moments of scientific genius.
Horizon - 2009-2010 - How Long is a Piece of String?
Alan Davies attempts to answer the proverbial question: how long is a piece of string?
The Beauty of Diagrams - Copernicus
Marcus du Sautoy tells the story behind Copernicus's diagram of a sun-centred universe.
The Beauty of Diagrams - DNA
Marcus du Sautoy explores the story behind the diagram of the DNA double helix.
The Beauty of Diagrams - Florence Nightingale
Florence Nightingale's rose diagram showed the importance of better hospital sanitation.
The Beauty of Diagrams - Newton's Prism
The story behind Newton's diagram of a prism which showed that white light is not pure.
The Beauty of Diagrams - Pioneer Plaque
The story behind a diagram placed on a space probe to explain mankind to ET life.
The Beauty of Diagrams - Vitruvian Man
Exploring the story behind Leonardo da Vinci's diagram of the perfect human body.
The Story of Maths - The Frontiers of Space
How Europe took over as the world's mathematical powerhouse by the 17th century.
The Story of Maths - The Genius of the East
A look at the rise of mathematics in the East, as the West entered the Dark Ages.
The Story of Maths - The Language of the Universe
Marcus du Sautoy looks at the contributions of the great Greek mathematicians.
The Story of Maths - To Infinity and Beyond
Marcus du Sautoy examines unsolved problems that confronted 20th-century mathematicians.