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Adventures in human being

July 25th, 2015

Episode 613 of 1517 episodes

Meet a doctor who grew up wanting to be a geographer and who views the human body as a kind of territory to map and explore. He also finds ways of relating his patients’ ailments to ancient stories. A man in emergency has the same injury as a warrior in the Iliad; a young woman with blood poisoning in an isolation cubicle recalls Snow White in her glass casket.

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