In this video Tejinder Virdee introduces his
work and discusses his most exciting current projects.
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Virdee is a physicist at Imperial College
London and at CERN in Geneva, where he works on the Large Hadron
Collider project. In conversation with AC Grayling he talked about
the most powerful physics experiment ever built, and how he hopes
to re-create the conditions just after the Big Bang and answer
fundamental questions about the universe itself.
This autumn Wellcome Collection joined forces
with the BBC World Service to host some of the biggest names in
world science. AC Grayling, Professor of Philosophy at Birkbeck
College, University of London, discussed the social impacts of
their discoveries and the frontiers of scientific knowledge.
listen to the Exchanges at the Frontier broadcasts on the BBC's
World Service website.