Book of the Week, The Hair of the Dog and Other Scientific Surprises Episode 2 of 5
Karl Sabbagh book explores the surprising science behind seemingly trivial assumptions.
Why a hair of the dog works, how a 5,000-year-old pot could show early animation, and the question, 'is your brain is really necessary?'
Read by Toby Longworth.
Abridged by Libby Spurrier.
A Pier Production for BBC Radio 4.