THE FIRST PODCASTÂ Â Once upon a time there wasÂ a country doctor with a love of birds, a milkmaid with translucent skin, an eight-year-old boy with no idea what he’s in for and a wonderful cow that holds the secret to human immunity.
This is the story of the first vaccine, perhaps one of the greatestÂ inventions in modern human history. Come listen to this remarkable story of risk and bravery which led to the eradication of one of the deadliest diseases in human history.
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06Â THEÂ COW AND THE COUNTRY BOY (THE FIRST VACCINE)