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A patient awakes in a hospital. She is unable to remember who she is or how she got there, but she does know that she has to get out. She is urged to do something, something that is of vital importance....Four research scientists are freezing, terrified and together in the basement of the Institute of Plant Industry, forced to make impossible choices to protect life-saving seed samples against an invading army, a starving population and each other.

Listen to these two worlds entwine in Seeds (Podcast pick of the week - The Guardian & The Sunday Times) a thrilling critically acclaimed podcast series inspired by the incredible true story of the world’s first seed bank.

Starring Nina Sosanya, Graeme Rose, Jordon Kemp, Katy Stephens and Kirsty Rider

Directed by Nicholas Pitt, Text by Nick Walker, music and sound design by Jon Ouin and produced by Johanna Taylor

Artwork credit: Gemma Hattersley

Supported by Arts Council England
13 episodes
13 episodes
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13 episodes
This is a dramatization about the scientists who guarded the Insitute of Plant Industry seed bank during the 2+ year long siege of Leningrad. Overall, 12 scientists starved to death while preserving edible seeds for future generations. This ada
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