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What do Scientists do?

Title: What do Scientists do?

Director: Helen Cammack
Produced by: Nash Vracas
Running Time: 5:31 Minutes
Country: United Kingdom
Year: 2015

Age Guideline:
Secondary School (12 - 16)

Category: Non-Verbal & Science Shorts

Screened In: Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Namibia, Mali, Rwanda, South Africa

How do scientists actually work – do they spend the whole day in the laboratory waiting to discover something special? The program presents the day-to-day work of scientists and researchers, and through the discovery of the Higgs Boson elementary particle as example, shows the scientific methodology they use as we learn why scientists are never completely sure.