" Science is organized common sense where many a beautiful theory was killed by an ugly fact". - Thomas Huxley

Mary Roach

Mary Roach has written for the Guardian, Vogue, GQ, Salon, Wired, National Geographic and the New York Times Magazine. She is the author of Stiff: The Curious Life of Human Cadavers, Six Feet Over: Adventures in the Afterlife, Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Sex and Science, and Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in Space. Her latest book, which we talk about in this interview, is Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal.

Little Atoms interview one first broadcast on 27th June 2008.

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Little Atoms Road Trip Interview with Mary Roach can be found here.


Little Atoms interview two first broadcast on 26th April 2013.

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