James Bull and I have been watching the Beautiful Minds series on BBC iPlayer. Each episode features a key British scientist and explains their work. Through a series of interviews we get an insight into their processes, background and education and their unconventional views on the world. I was particularly interested in James Lovelock’s energy, open-mindedness and grit in pursuit of his ideas. It’s hard not to be inspired by his love for his work and the joyful way in which he still approaches science. check it out.