S1 EP4 - Great Leap Years - Raising the Vail and Catching the Tube


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The sperm whale, Bell Labs, vacuum tubes and the dawning age of information at the speed of light.

Researched, written & read by Stephen Fry. Music composed and conducted by Guy Farley with The Chamber Orchestra of London.

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