Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.
Kimberley Lim, an accomplished broadcast journalist, interviews Marie Curie exploring her life, discoveries and also the struggles she had to surmount.
Marie was born in Poland but moved to Paris where she married the French physicist Pierre Curie in 1895 sharing the 1903 Nobel Prize in Physics with him and Henri Becquerel for their pioneering work on radioactivity.
Marie went onto win the 1911 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for discovering the elements polonium and radium and is arguably the most famous female scientist of all time.
Find out more about the period
|Written by:||Richard Hodder|
|Directed by:||Laurel Parker|
|Produced by:||John Paul Chapple|
|Release Date:||6 September 2021|
|Duration||34 minutes, 12 seconds|
|Encoding||48 kHz 256 Kbps CBR|