Feb 14, 2007
Interview with Matthew Cobb who wrote Generation, which was discussed in #6. Cobb discusses how he became interested in the Dutch Golden Age and the pioneers who discovered the egg and the sperm, even though it was almost 200 years before the discovery of genetics helped solve the mystery of human reproduction. We...
Feb 1, 2007
Matthew Cobb's book Generation (2006)
is the basis of today's look at how 17th century thinkers began to
explore how human reproduction happens. Rigorous experimentation
represents an important step in the development of the modern
Detailed show notes transcripts are available at