Episode 107: Facilitated Self-Destruction

This episode contains: Deathgasm, Me Before You, assisted suicide

The Gods Must Be Crazy: world’s oldest computer, the Antikythera Mechanism, Stuff You Should Know, telling the future, astronomy, gears and symbols,


This Week in Space: carbon nanotubes, space elevators, strength of carbon nantube lines, potential problems due to minor imperfections,


Sci-Fi: Elite: Dangerous, landing on planets, Game of Thrones, feeling of current season, TV v. book story telling, shorter seasons, Futurama quote, shower thought