The Day the Universe Changed: A Personal View by James Burke is a British documentary television series written and presented by science historian James Burke.
The Day the Universe Changed: A Personal View by James Burke is a British documentary television series written and presented by science historian James Burke, originally broadcast on BBC1 from 19 March until 21 May 1985 by the BBC. The series' primary focus is on the effect of advances in science and technology on western society in its philosophical aspects.
To illustrate this concept, James Burke tells the various stories of important scientific discoveries and technological advances and how they fundamentally altered how western civilization perceives the world.
The book is a companion to the 1980s BBC series by James Burke, The Day The Universe Changed. Burke episodically walks us through some of the turning points in the development and educational evolution of man. The BBC series (shown on PBS in the 80's) is enlightening, provocative, and very entertaining. The book, however, is dry by comparison, and lacks Burke's personal entertaining style and wit.
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James Burke, the BBC's chief reporter on the Apollo missions to the moon, was awarded the Royal Television Society silver medal in 1973 and the gold medal in 1974. James Burke lives in London.
In The Day the Universe Changed, James Burke examines eight periods in history when our view of the . Based on the popular television documentary series, The Day the Universe Changed is a bestselling history that challe. o read this book, upload an EPUB or FB2 file to Bookmate.
In The Day the Universe Changed, James Burke examines eight periods in history when our view of the world shifted dramatically: in the eleventh century, when extraordinary discoveries were made by Spanish crusaders; in fourteenth-century Florence, where perspective in painting emerged; in the fifteenth century, when the advent of the printing press shook the foundations of an oral society; in the sixteenth.
With James Burke, Roger Avon, Jeff Pirie, Peter Sproule. Title: The Day the Universe Changed (1985). James Burke explores key moments in Western History where new knowledge in science changed the way the modern Western world thinks.