Centre for Advanced Biomedical Imaging


The Two New Cultures

Presented by Mark Lythgoe for Radio 4.

The science verses art debate started nearly 50 years ago when British scientist and novelist CP Snow gave his famous speech The Two Cultures. In it he lamented the breakdown of communication and understanding between the opposing sides. In this series of two programmes, neuroscientist and arts enthusiast Mark Lythgoe looks into the worlds of science and art to find out if they're still poles apart.

Listen to Part 1

Listen to Part 2