James Clerk Maxwell was  hailed as the No 1 Scientist in a National Library of Scotland poll, and the 4th most important topic in Scotland’s History by a BBC poll.

Scottish Parliament Debate on
James Clerk Maxwell
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The Edinburgh Audience

Part of the audience awaiting the start of Dr Basil Mahon's lecture in the James Clerk Maxwell Building at the University of Edinburgh.  There was standing room only!