ORly Radio Show 37 for Friday December 19th, 2014 - #Hack the planet!
Hosts: Andy & the Usual Suspects: Mike and David!!!
Music: "Rocket and Pamgaea” by Kevin MacLeod (www.incompetech.com)
Errata From Last Week: The 525-page report chock full of bureaucratic language, was the redacted version of a 6,200+ page report. So if rectal feeding is what they are willing to divulge… imagine what the didn’t want you to see.
Pope Francis did not actually say anything nice about dogs going to heaven, though we suspect he still believes it. The story was made up and mismashed together from different blogger stories covering his speech.
Science / Technology / Politics
Item: Sony Hacks
Item: ICANN HACKED: Intruders poke around global DNS innards.
Item: Google News Spain to close in response to story links 'tax'
Item: Curiosity Rover Finds Methane on Mars: What It Could Mean for Life
Another study published in Science today also details another exciting Curiosity find on Mars. Using a sample of clay, scientists have measured the hydrogen in the Martian atmosphere about 3 billion to 3.7 billion years ago. The new finding could help pin down when the Red Planet lost its liquid surface water.
Item: Les Baugh made history at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) this summer when he became the first bilateral shoulder-level amputee to wear and simultaneously control two of the Laboratory’s Modular Prosthetic Limbs.
Humanities / Religion/ Politics
Item: CLINICALLY BRAIN-DEAD PREGNANT WOMAN BEING KEPT ALIVE TO SAVE THE BABY -- AGAINST PARENTS' WISHES
Politics / Humanities / Politics
Item: Russia Economy in freefall - Western sanctions, coupled with falling global oil prices, have hurt Russia's economy.
Item: Florida man wanders around setting cars and dumpsters on FIRE!
Andy’s: Bill Nye Explains evolution using Emoji http://gizmodo.com/bill-nye-uses-emoji-to-perfectly-explain-evolution-1670690085
Mike’s: Phantom of the Opera and the NEW http://www.drphillipscenter.org/ : http://www.thephantomoftheopera.com/ustour/people/creative/cameron-mackintosh/