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.
- The 750-mile Race to Alaska is back for a second year as 43 teams of sailors, rowers and paddlers prepared to set off from Port Townsend, Washington at 6 a.m. on Thursday.
- Hydrokinetic technology developed in Alaska’s rigorous conditions will help researchers design systems that can be used worldwide.
- Ketchikan’s Britta Adams braved the cold ocean and strong tides recently to swim more than 10 miles of the rocky Wrangell Narrows.
- As stock markets suffer, Alaskans consider UK referendum vote impacts.