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An augmented version of an essay on light art and technology for the catalogue of the exhibition "Light Show" at the Hayward Gallery, London, Jan-Apr 2013
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The Unseen - A History of the Invisible

A series of five programmes looking at amazing events and characters from science history, on BBC Radio 4.

They are available for some time on the BBC iPlayer here.