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The Resource In love with Betty the crow : the first 40 years of ABC RN's the science show, Robyn Williams

In love with Betty the crow : the first 40 years of ABC RN's the science show, Robyn Williams

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In love with Betty the crow : the first 40 years of ABC RN's the science show
Title
In love with Betty the crow
Title remainder
the first 40 years of ABC RN's the science show
Statement of responsibility
Robyn Williams
Title variation
  • First 40 years of ABC RN's The science show
  • First forty years of Australian Broadcasting Corporation Radio National's The science show
Title variation remainder
the first 40 years of ABC RNs the science show
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Language
eng
Summary
Robyn Williams reflects on why science matters, after 40 years of ABC RN's The Science Show. The Science Show with Robyn Williams on Radio National is one of the longest running programs on Australian radio. Scientific issues, debates, events, personalities, exposing scientific fraud, discoveries and broadcasting pranks have been its hallmarks, and the show has given Australians fascinating insights into all manner of things. In this lively account of forty years of The Science Show, Robyn reveals in his inimitable style why science is important - touching on topics like the flakes and the heroes, propaganda, cosmic revolutions, our relationship with animals, women in science, and of course, the environment. Informative, entertaining and memorable, this is a book that is a must read for anyone who is interested in ideas and the truth
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Robyn Williams reflects on why science matters, after 40 years of ABC RN's The Science Show. The Science Show with Robyn Williams on Radio National is one of the longest running programs on Australian radio. Scientific issues, debates, events, personalities, exposing scientific fraud, discoveries and broadcasting pranks have been its hallmarks, and the show has given Australians fascinating insights into all manner of things. In this lively account of forty years of The Science Show, Robyn reveals in his inimitable style why science is important - touching on topics like the flakes and the heroes, propaganda, cosmic revolutions, our relationship with animals, women in science, and of course, the environment. Informative, entertaining and memorable, this is a book that is a must read for anyone who is interested in ideas and the truth
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10523401
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AU@
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Science show (Radio program)
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1944-
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Williams, Robyn
Dewey number
791.4472
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Australian Broadcasting Corporation
  • Radio National (Australia)
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True
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  • Radio National (Australia)
  • Nonfiction radio programs
  • Scientists
  • Science
  • Technology
Target audience
adult
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the first 40 years of ABC RN's the science show
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In love with Betty the crow : the first 40 years of ABC RN's the science show, Robyn Williams
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Copyright
Note
  • Includes index
  • "ABC Books"
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000056128079
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 280 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780733335013
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)928620184
Label
In love with Betty the crow : the first 40 years of ABC RN's the science show, Robyn Williams
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index
  • "ABC Books"
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000056128079
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 280 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780733335013
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)928620184

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