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The Essay, Beyond 'Silent Spring' Episode guide

  1. The Creation

    5/5 Exploring EO Wilson's book The Creation, a call for unity between religion and science.

    First broadcast: 21 Sep 2012

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  2. Cod: A Biography of the Fish that Changed the World

    4/5 Kath Dalmeny explores Cod: A Biography of the Fish that Changed the World.

    First broadcast: 20 Sep 2012

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  3. The Limits to Growth

    3/5 The Limits to Growth, a book on the dangers of unchecked economic and population growth.

    First broadcast: 19 Sep 2012

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  4. The Population Bomb

    2/5 Charles Godfray on The Population Bomb, a text warning of starvation from overpopulation.

    First broadcast: 18 Sep 2012

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  5. Silent Spring

    1/5 Jules Pretty explores Rachel Carson's book about the environment, Silent Spring.

    First broadcast: 17 Sep 2012

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