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Oliver Sacks: Theoretical Physics and Schmaltz Herring

Questions for Oliver Sacks

Thursday, October 28, 2010

He may be a physician, a professor of psychiatry and the best-selling author of 10 books, including the one that inspired the movie Awakenings, but Oliver Sacks still takes comfort in schmaltz herring.

Sacks shops for herring, a favorite comfort food since childhood, at Russ & Daughters. Find out more, including which theoretical physicist's biography was not a word too long at 600 pages, in this video clip.

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