The Poetry of Science

Episode 91: Unlocking Letters

March 8, 2021

This episode explores new research, which has read an unopened letter from Renaissance Europe – without breaking its seal or damaging it in any way.


Read this episode’s science poem here.

Read the scientific study that inspired it here.

Read ‘Letters for the Dead’ by Philip Levine here.



Music by Rufus Beckett.


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