Gallery 5, Episode 2 - Meeting Twenty-Six
Dr. Stuart Clark, an astronomer and heavy metal guitarist in Dr. Stu and the Neutron Stars, donates Kepler's drink dispenser, a model for the solar system which doubled as a drink dispenser in order to please his patron. However when it did not work he discovered that the orbits where elliptical.
Jo Brand, stand-up comedian and for 10 years a psychiatric nurse, donates the concept of childhood, as represented by a poorly knitted jumper, because she thinks it is slowly going away.
Tom Hart Dyke, first cousin of Miranda Hart, great British plant hunter and former hostage, donates Puya raimondii, one of the world's rearest flowers that flowers lives 150 years.
- Monday 8th October 2012
- BBC Radio 4
- 30 minutes
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