Dr David Berman on Radio 4

Listen to our very own Dr David Berman on Radio 4 Tuesday 9 April at 4.30pm, as the eminent guest on "Great Lives": the biography series exploring the greatest people who ever lived. This week Bobby Friction - DJ and radio presenter better known for his Bhangra music remixes - champions Galileo Galilei. Often known as the father of modern science, Galileo was held under house arrest for proposing that the earth revolved around the sun.  Matthew Parris interviews David to reveal the truth behind this extraodinary man.