Medical Mistletoe

Medical Mistletoe

Mistletoe, it’s not just for kisses! Is it poisonous? At a low dose, can mistletoe be used as a medicine? SHOW NOTES Mistletoe: Good for More Than Free Kisses Durable response of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma following high-dose peri-lesional injections...
Lost Rivers of London

Lost Rivers of London

Anne Renwick tells the story of how the Effra, one of London’s lost rivers, came to play a key role in THE GOLDEN SPIDER. SHOW NOTES Effra The Lost River Tyburn The Original South London Waterworks Southwark and Vauxhall Waterworks Company Vauxhall Bridge...
Greek and Latin

Greek and Latin

Where do all those strange words come from? Anne Renwick discusses how she often uses Greek and Latin roots to name her various contraptions. SHOW NOTES A Book About Nicholas and Alexandria Hemophila and Queen Elizabeth A Compendium PODCAST TRANSCRIPT: Greek and Latin...