The Body Sphere - Program podcast

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Health, Alternative Health, Society & Culture

Get physical with Amanda Smith on ABC Radio National's The Body Sphere. It's a program about the human form and the way we use it as we create and compete, care and abuse, display and hide. Published every Sunday.


The body beautiful in ancient Greece

August 3rd, 2014

Episode 46 of 99 episodes

Some of the most perfect bodies in art and literature come from the ancient Greeks. Why were they so devoted to idealising the human form?