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Insight, analysis and expert debate as key policy makers are challenged on the latest news stories. From BBC Radio 4's Today programme

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How do you make the perfect tea?

March 22nd, 2016

Episode 890 of 1340 episodes

What does it take to make a perfect cup of tea? It is 70 years since George Orwell came out with his eleven steps - including the type of cup, the the tea itself and the milk. Professor Mark Miodownik, a materials scientist, spoke to presenter Mishal Husain about his own formula, 70 years after Orwell. (Picture: Tea and milk.Credit: Thinkstock)

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