Genius of Britain

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Genius of Britain
Genre Documentary
Directed by Tim Usborne
Composer(s) Dru Masters
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
No. of series 1
No. of episodes 5
Running time 50 minutes
Production company(s) IWC Media Ltd.
Original network Channel 4
Picture format 16:9 1080i
Audio format Stereo
Original release 30 May (2010-05-30) – 3 June 2010 (2010-06-03)
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Genius of Britain is a five-part television documentary presented by leading British scientific figures, such as Stephen Hawking, Richard Dawkins, James Dyson, David Attenborough, Robert Winston, Paul Nurse, Jim Al-Khalili, Kathy Sykes and Olivia Judson. The series charts the history of some of Britain's most important scientists and innovators.[1]

It was first broadcast on Channel 4 on 30 May 2010.


  1. ^ Dempster, Sarah (31 May 2010). "Genius Of Britain and I'm In A Rock'n'Roll Band!". The Guardian. Retrieved 3 February 2012. 

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