Niffenegger, the Science Museum, oil eating bugs

In this week podcast: We talk to author of The Time Traveller’s Wife, Audrey Niffenegger about dreaming and string theory, we discuss the latest exhibition on climate change at the Science Museum with its director Chris Rapley, we find out who the winners of the prestigious medical research awards, the Lasker Prize, are and we listen to Science Magazine’s report on the bugs eating hydrocarbons from the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

Presented by Clive Cookson with studio guests Chris Rapley, director of the Science Museum and Felix Greaves, a public health scientist who has been interning with the FT for the past few weeks.

Thanks to author Audrey Niffenegger and Maria Freire from the Lasker Prize.

Produced by LJ Filotrani