Schedules

Friday 21 February 2014

Photo, above: Astronomers at NASA have seen signs of the first stars in the universe. Alexander Kashlinsky and colleagues at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt observed fluctuations in the cosmic infrared background which, they say, are due to "Population III" stars. The observations...

Thursday 20 February 2014

Photo, above:  The 1916 Sykes-Picot lines cease to exist as Syria becomes a failed state, Iraq becomes a vassal of Iran, Jordan is all but overwhelmed by refugees – Palestinian, Iraqi, Syrian – and Lebanon is gnawed into pieces by Hezbollah/Iran. JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Co hosts:  Mary Kissel, Wall...

Wednesday 19 February 2014

Photo, above: Victoria Falls. Botswana yesterday decided to sever diplomatic relations with North Korea in response to the UN Commission recent report on hideous, ghoulish policies of the Kim Jong-eun regime.   See: Hour 2, Block B, Greg Scarlatoiu, Executive Director of Committee for Human Rights...

Tuesday 18 February 2014

Photo, above: Violence on the streets of Ukraine. Credit: Konstantin Savenko JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Co-host: Larry Kudlow, The Kudlow Report, CNBC; and Cumulus Media radio Hour One Tuesday 18 February  2014 / Hour 1, Block A: Larry Kudlow, in re: Did govt spending save us from another  Great...

Monday 17 February 2014

Photo, above: John Quincy Adams JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Hour One Monday 17 February  2014  / Hour 1, Block A: John Quincy Adams by Harlow Giles Unger (1 of 4) Monday 17 February  2014  / Hour 1, Block B: John Quincy Adams by Harlow Giles Unger (2 of 4) Monday 17 February  2014  / Hour 1, Block C: John...

Sunday 16 February 2014

Photo, above: Constructing the Empire State Building. JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Hour One Sunday 16 February 2014 / Hour 1, Block A: Bitter Ocean: The Battle of the Atlantic, 1939-1945 by David Fairbank White Sunday 16 February 2014 / Hour 1, Block B:  Sid Perkins, Science magazine, in re: Fossil site...

Saturday 15 February 2014

  Photo, above: The Diplomatic Reception Room in 1952, as Harry Truman shows it to newsman Walter Cronkite.  See 10 Hour: The Hidden White House: Harry Truman and the Reconstruction of America's Most Famous Residence by Robert Klara JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Hour One Saturday 15 February 2014 / Hour 1,...

Friday 14 February 2014

Photo, above: Valentine's Day tractor.    It's florists’s sacred mission to get their blooms into the hands of their customers this Valentine’s Day, come hell or high snow. We heard about two pioneering petal-pushers who tried innovative new ways to get flowers out this week. One plan succeeded,...

Thursday 13 February 2014

Photo, above: The title page of The Guide for the Perplexed by Maimonides.   JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Co-hosts: Mary Kissel, Wall Street Journal editorial board.  Malcolm Hoenlein, Conference of Presidents . Hour One Thursday  13 February 2014 / Hour 1, Block A: Rick Outzen, publisher, Pensacola...

Wednesday 12 February 2014

Photo, above: Located slightly more than four lights-years away, the low-mass red dwarf Proxima Centauri is the nearest star other than our own Sun to Earth. Despite its proximity, it is still too dim to be viewed with the unaided eye. It is probably bound gravitationally to the Alpha Centauri...

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