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In this short film made for the Health Education Council, the birth of a baby is told from the point of view of the baby's father.

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This film looks at deficiencies and improvements in perinatal care in the National Health Service in the early 1980s.

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This film is one of the earliest surviving film records of bacteriological research.

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Often seen as opposites, science and art both depend on observation and synthesis.

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Not always separate fields of knowledge, today science and religion seem to be at each other's throats.

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Of all the different medical imaging techniques, ultrasound is probably the one with which we are most familiar.

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How designers and scientists inspire each other.

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Many medical advances are made through collective effort, but it is the individual pioneer who catches our imagination.

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The capital city's rich history of disease and medicine.

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