Brilliant Brains


Monty Don

Season 1, Ep. 2

A beautiful reflection on the soothing power of nature from gardener, writer and broadcaster Monty Don - who also talks candidly about his personal battles with depression, and the majestic peace of observing animals up close. 

Monty tells Brilliant Brains host Tim Samuels about the radical action needed to save us from extinction - and why all politicians should have to pass the ‘allotment test’.

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Music by Natureboy - remixed by Mudd.

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