“How to make people alive”


In 1973 a 9 year old boy wrote to the iconic UK young people’s “make & do” TV programme “Blue Peter” (famed for being able to build almost anything out of sticky back plastic, egg boxes & cardboard tubes from toilet rolls).

The positive response from the programme’s editor (the late Biddy Baxter) encouraged him to pursue a career in medical research.

http://www.lettersofnote.com/2011/03/i-think-i-no-how-to-make-people-or.html

Via Letters of Note/Shaun Usher

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