Lead Producer and Host: Mike Brennan
Science news of the week:
Lions losing ground in Africa
Microbes discovered in -13°C water in East Antarctica’s Vida Lake
Chimpanzees and orangutans experience mid-life crisis
7.3 magnitude earthquake and tsunami in Japan on December 7
Song of the Week:
Featured This Week:
Spotify Sessions Curated by Jim Eno Jim Eno, producer and drummer of the band Spoon talks about recording Father John Misty in his studio, Public Hi-Fi, in Austin, TX.
The Rock Comet Meteor Shower Deborah Byrd and Michael Brennan talk about skywatching the Geminid meteor shower this week, and why some scientists are now calling it the rock-comet meteor shower. Let’s watch meteors!
Bill Baird’s “Life is Rad (Just Say Yes)”
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