Episode 255: Convoluted Speech Patterns

This episode contains: Devon is catching up on Deadwood. We discuss the historical accuracy and speech. Steven got a PS4.

 Under da Sea: Scientists map huge undersea fresh-water aquifer off U.S. Northeast. In a new survey of the sub-seafloor off the U.S. Northeast coast, scientists have made a surprising discovery: a gigantic aquifer of relatively fresh water trapped in porous sediments lying below the salty ocean. It appears to be the largest such formation yet found in the world.


We’re All Doomed!: If a nuclear bomb is dropped on your city, here’s where you should run and hide. People who survive a nuclear blast may be exposed to radioactive ash and dust called fallout. Finding a good shelter as soon as possible and going inside is critical to surviving fallout. A scientist has come up with a strategy for when and whether to move to a better fallout shelter.


Sci-fi: We look at the last episode of season 5 of Black Mirror. Devon is reading Children of Ruin by Adrian Tchaikovsky. An anime of Three Body Problem is coming out. Steven is watching Zoo on Netflix.