The Patrick Vallance Interview
Radio 4, 8pm JimAl-Khalili talks to the Government’ s chief scientific adviser (right) about his new role as the nation’ s head of science and technology strategy. Val lance also reveals why he believes the UK could become a scientific super power. The Black And The Green( Radio 4, 11am) explores the common ground between the movements for racial equality and climate-change awareness, their differences in the past and what may align them in the future. Jim Al-K ha li li is also on the air waves earlier, celebrating the tenth anniversary of The Life Scientific( Radio 4,9 am) by asking what it takes to be a scientist.