The Royal Institution Christmas lectures  : Number 4 : The plaster that stretches life
Fourth in the 2002 series of the Royal Institution Christmas Lectures presented by Professor Tony Ryan.
Looks at the field of medicine and specifically at some of the technological and scientific processes involved in producing everyday objects such as plasters and more complex structures such as artificial joint replacements.
Designed for young people and laymen. Accompanying transcript available.
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