An unstructured ramble through the weeks science, technology and geek news… Mars tourism, moonbases, Pluto’s new moons, Google Glass, Higgs Boson + End of the Universe… and more. Contains a discussion about turning 40, inconsiderate neighbours, & supermarkets preferential treatment of smokers,
Oh… and the “top 10” is one of the most memorable to date.
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The dynamic duo discuss the Chelyabinsk meteor, try to figure out a word that is like a proverb, ixiom, malapropism… but is different, and talk about generalist vs specialist geeks. All that and more…
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Sarah Stokely aka @stokely graced us with her presence (over the phone – eventually after some in-studio issues i.e. operator error) and explained the concept of #RotationCuration and why it’s the biggest thing on twitter since #slicedbread.
Then our fearless duo go on to discuss 3D printing moonbases, the idea of a female Han Solo spin-off, teleporters v wormholes, citizen science and other geeky news stuff.
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Back from a two week break and we’re overwhelmed with news, so we engage in some “News Roulette”.
We also did the @FUN quiz:
Only 12% can solve this in 30 seconds. Say the opposite of these words: 1. always 2. coming 3. from 4. take 5. me 6. down
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