Regular readers know I do a short segment with Seth Shostak and Molly Bentley on the SETI Institute's radio show "Are We Alone". The segment, called "Brains on Vacation", is a slightly snarky view of the some science-bending weirdness we've seen in the news.
This month, I took on the idea that the Earth secretly tilted an extra 24 degrees while you were sleeping last December. I wrote about this on the blog, but now you can here me talk about it in MP3 format or in WMA.
If you like the show, you can befriend it on MySpace, too.
TODAY IN SLATE
More Than Scottish Pride
Scotland’s referendum isn’t about nationalism. It’s about a system that failed, and a new generation looking to take a chance on itself.
iOS 8 Comes Out Today. Do Not Put It on Your iPhone 4S.
Why Greenland’s “Dark Snow” Should Worry You
Three Talented Actresses in Three Terrible New Shows
The Human Need to Find Connections in Everything
It’s the source of creativity and delusions. It can harm us more than it helps us.
Happy Constitution Day!
Too bad it’s almost certainly unconstitutional.