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Susie Dent’s dictionary

Episode 1

Demons, flatulence and the complicated future of our electronic devices

World-renowned lexicographer and viral tweeter Susie Dent joins Dr Anna to wax lyrical about her favourite thing - her dictionary.

Joined by our Chief Scientist Nigel Steward, they mine into the components of Susie’s electronic dictionary, explore the etymology of ‘electricity’ and investigate the real-life challenges of electrifying the world in order to create a greener future.

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Episode 1 transcript
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