Episode 288: Not A Palindrome

This episode contains: We get started with some disturbing corn facts.

Biological Imperative: Scientists find ally in fight against brain tumors: Ebola. Glioblastomas are relentless, hard-to-treat, and often lethal brain tumors. Scientists have enlisted a most unlikely ally in efforts to treat this form of cancer — elements of the Ebola virus.


Next Week in Space: Simple, fuel-efficient rocket engine could enable cheaper, lighter spacecraft. Researchers have developed a mathematical model that describes how rotating detonation engines work.


Scfi-Fi: The Foundation series, Westworld 3, Beforeigners, 1917, Timecode, return of the Clone Wars, more.