Episode 403: It’s Always Midnight Somewhere

This episode contains: All three amigos are present this episode. Devon talks about his birthday, and Ben and Steven had a BBQ. Welcome to summer, I guess.

Welcome to the Desert of the Real: Haptics Device Creates Realistic Virtual Textures. USC Viterbi computer scientists have created a user-driven haptics method. We talk about potential uses.

https://viterbischool.usc.edu/news/2022/05/virtual-textures-i-cant-believe-its-not-wood/

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2022/05/220521093332.htm

A Few Centuries Ago in Space: Rare Book From 1698 Reveals Belief In Extraterrestrial Life On Saturn And Jupiter. We talk about how Christiaan Huygens used logic of the time to figure out what alien life could be like.

https://www.iflscience.com/editors-blog/rare-book-from-1698-reveals-belief-in-extraterrestrial-life-on-saturn-and-jupiter/

Science Fiction: We talk about the first two episodes of the Disney+ show Obi-Wan Kenobi. It’s filled with spoilers, so beware. We also talk about how the show Ahsoka is pretty much going to be live action Rebels. We then chat about the episode Momento Mori from Star Trek Strange New World, and the Gorn. We wrap things with talking about Love Death and Robots episodes and what we liked. Oh that Jibaro is amazing.

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