Tuesday’s show: A Bonus! Two stories…
“The Great Bell” by Crispin Oduobuk
–Humorous parable about a king who unwisely seeks advice from his subjects on a tough engineering problem.
“The Byzantine Omelette” by Saki
–Socialist principles come in conflict with the demands of high society.
- In the last leg of his tour to win support for a coordinated effort against ISIS, French President Francois Hollande on Thursday secured a pledge of cooperation from Russian President Vladimir Putin.
- Studies recommended relocating villages like Newtok, Kivalina and Shishmaref. But more than 10 years later they are still there, with waves getting higher and storms getting stronger.
- New research suggests Pacific halibut may adapt favorably to increased ocean temperatures. Greenland halibut may not be so lucky.
- “So what we’re seeing here is a giant step — a beautiful step — backward in time, where we’re remembering that there is no us versus them. There’s only us, and we are the people, and the people are the police."