"One of our most versatile and gripping science writers." John Carey

Extended version of "Celebrate the Unknowns", published in Nature 496 419-420 (2013).
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The Unseen - A History of the Invisible

A series of five programmes looking at amazing events and characters from science history, on BBC Radio 4.

They are available for some time on the BBC iPlayer here.