The Magic Mineral

Episode 1,  Nov 22, 2019, 04:35 PM

In the first of this four-part series, ResPublica's podcast producer Jack Aldane gives a short introduction to the history of asbestos, from its discovery and use in the Stone Age to its role in the industrial revolution, when the first evidence of its deleterious effects on human health was unearthed (featuring voice-over by Annika Heath).