Little Atoms

Little Atoms is a weekly show about books, with authors in conversation. Produced and presented by Neil Denny.

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Little Atoms 351 – Michael Brooks & At The Edge of Uncertainty

Michael Brooks is the author of the bestselling non-fiction titles 13 Things That Don’t Make Sense and Free Radicals: The Secret Anarchy of Science. He holds a PhD in quantum physics, is a consultant at New Scientist and writes a weekly colum...


 2014-11-05  1h6m

Little Atoms 350 – Marina Keegan & The Opposite of Loneliness

Marina Keegan (1989 – 2012) was an author, journalist, playwright, poet, actress and activist, and for two years a research assistant to Harold Bloom, all before she graduated from Yale in May 2012. She had a play that was to be produced at t...


 2014-10-29  59m

Little Atoms 349 – Travis Elborough & London Bridge + How We Used to Live

Travis Elborough has been a freelance writer, author and cultural commentator for more than a decade now. His books include The Bus We Loved, a history of the Routemaster bus; The Long Player Goodbye, a hymn to vinyl records; and Wish You Were Here, a ...


 2014-10-22  1h8m

Little Atoms 348 – Rachel Cooke & Her Brilliant Career

Rachel Cooke is a journalist, writing for The Observer, where her features and interviews have won several awards. She is also the television critic of the New Statesman. Her first book is Her Brilliant Career: Ten Extraordinary Women of the Fifties.


 2014-10-15  1h16m

Little Atoms 347 – James Ward & Adventures in Stationery

James Ward‘s blog, I Like Boring Things, has featured in the Independent, Observer and on the BBC website. He is co-founder of Stationery Club and London’s annual Boring Conference, a one-day celebration of the ordinary and the over...


 2014-10-08  1h6m

Little Atoms 346 – Mind’s Eye Interviews Three

The last of three special editions of Little Atoms from Mind’s Eye, an audio installation at Brighton Digital Festival, featuring a number of interviews with space people. The third show features interviews with former Space Shuttle astronaut...


 2014-10-03  1h46m

Little Atoms 345 – Mind’s Eye Interviews Two

The  second of three special editions of Little Atoms from Mind’s Eye, an audio installation at Brighton Digital Festival, featuring a number of interviews with space people. The second show features interviews with Sandra Cauffman, Deputy Pr...


 2014-09-24  1h22m

Little Atoms 307 – Andrew McConnell Stott & Helen Keen

Andrew McConnell Stott is Professor of English at the University at Buffalo, SUNY. His book The Pantomime Life of Joseph Grimaldi, a history of theatre and comedy told through the story of Britain’s greatest pantomime clown, was published by C[...]


 2014-01-11  1h23m

Little Atoms 306 – Jennifer Potter & Andrew Mueller

Jennifer Potter is a horticultural historian who writes about the history and culture of plants, plantsmen and gardens. The author of four novels and five works of non-fiction, including Strange Blooms: The Curious Lives and Adventures of the John T[...]


 2013-12-21  1h28m

Joanne Baker – 50 Universe Ideas You Really Need to Know

Joanne Baker studied Physics at the University of Cambridge and took her PhD in Astrophysics at the University of Sydney in 1995. She is the author of the best selling 50 Physics Ideas You Really Need to Know and is an editor at Nature magazine, whe[...]


 2011-02-18  40m