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Karl Sabbagh's book explores the surprising science behind seemingly trivial assumptions.

How two physicists linked the problem of interference on their TV screen to the Big Bang, how a total solar eclipse is down to cosmic coincidence, and why NASA launched a record player into space.

Read by Toby Longworth.

Abridged by Libby Spurrier.

A Pier Production for BBC Radio 4.

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15 minutes

Last on

Thu 3 Dec 2009 00:30

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