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Science Stories

Science Stories

Surprising stories from the history of science told by Naomi Alderman and Philip Ball.
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Alexis Carrel and the immortal chicken heart

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January 9, 2019

Ibn al-Haytham and How We See

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January 2, 2019

Lady Mary Montagu's Smallpox Experiment

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December 26, 2018

Kepler's Snowflakes

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December 19, 2018

Lucretius, Sheep and Atoms

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December 12, 2018

Eddington's Eclipse and Einstein's Celebrity

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July 11, 2018

Mary Anning and Fossil Hunting

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July 4, 2018

Hypatia: The Murdered Mathematician

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June 27, 2018

Descartes' Daughter

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June 20, 2018

Urea and the Wohler Myth

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June 13, 2018

th-Century Space Flight: The Real Cyrano de Bergerac

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April 1, 2016

Einstein's Fridge

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January 27, 2016

The duchess who gatecrashed science

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January 20, 2016

The meteorite and the hidden hoax

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January 13, 2016

How an eel sparked our interest in electricity

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January 6, 2016

Submarine for a Stuart King

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