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By Design - Separate stories podcast

ABC Radio National

Arts, Design

The By Design separate stories podcast makes it easy to find your favourite stories each week as Fenella Kernebone looks at how we shape our world, from the ground up.

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Design File with Colin Bisset examines the humble pencil

December 5th, 2014

Episode 84 of 102 episodes

Simplicity in design, but how sustainable is it? When graphite was discovered in England's Cumbria in the 16th century, the pencil was 'born'.

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