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On the "Natural History of the Senses"

Writer Diane Ackerman's new book explores the cultural and evolutionary importance of the senses, as well as the language we use to describe it.

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Other segments from the episode on August 16, 1990

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, August 16, 1990: Interview with Diane Ackerman; Review of Shinehead's album "The Real Rock" and Frighty and Colonel Mike's album "Life"; Interview with Christian Blackwood…

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