A weekly programme that illuminates the mysteries and challenges the controversies behind the science that's changing our world.
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Mark Miodownik, explores the environmental consequences of the throwaway society we have become and reveals that recycling electronic waste comes second to repairing broken electronics. He asks what we can learn from repair cultures around the world , he looks at manufacturers who are designing in repair-ability, and discovers the resources available to encourage and train the next generation of repairers. Presented by Mark Miodownik and produced by Fiona Roberts. First broadcast on Monday 10 May 2021.