The John Batchelor Show

Schedules

Wednesday 18 December 2013

Photo, above:  JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Co-hosts: Gordon Chang, Forbes.com, and Dr. David M. Livingston, The Space Show. Hour One Wednesday  19 December 2013  / Hour 1, Block A:   Toshi Yoshihara,  A. van Beuren Chair of Asia-Pacific Studies at the Naval War College, in re:  Liaoning steams southward...

Tuesday 17 December 2013

Photo, above: Life on Europa? This moon of Jupiter might have life in a subsurface ocean. Water from a subsurface ocean on Jupiter's moon, Europa, could reach the surface through seeps or erupt from hot water vents. This water would reveal the chemistry of the subsurface ocean and may contain...

Monday 16 December 2013

Photo, above: Geysers of vapor—a couple of hundred kilometers tall and possibly erupting at supersonic speeds—occasionally spew from the south polar regions of Europa, one of Jupiter’s ice-covered moons, a new study suggests. See: Hour 3, Block D, Sid Perkins. JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Hour One Monday ...

Sunday 15 December 2013

Photo, above:  Hôtel de Crillon, one of three restaurants: ". . . le restaurant Les Ambassadeurs représente le raffinement et le goût à la française.  Le chef de cuisines allie tradition et modernité." Hotel closed for renovation till 2015.  See Hour 2, Block A: French Kids Eat Everything: How Our...

Saturday 14 December 2013

Photo, above:  Combat, 24 August 1944: "French troops enter the liberated capital"  "after four years of hope and struggle." "DeGaulle will be in Paris today [In Rennes,] his car was covered with flowers by the population" "A day of battles and a night of enthusiasm in free Paris." "Lyon and...

Friday 13 December 2013

Photo, above: The pod-rooms at Endémico, one of the new hotels in the wine region of Valle de Guadalupe, are perched above the valley. See Hour 4, Block D, Damian Cave, NYT, on A Rustic Paradise, Open for Development  The Guadalupe Valley is Mexico’s Tuscany. We're south of the border and in from...

Thursday 12 December 2013

Photo, above:  Penang, Nineteenth Century postcard. See Hour 1, Block C, Sadanand Dhume, AEI. JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Co-hosts; Mary Kissel, Wall Street Journal editorial board.  Malcolm Hoenlein, Conference of Presidents. Hour One Thursday  12 December  2013 / Hour 1, Block A: David M Drucker,...

Wednesday 11 December 2013

Photo, above: Trouble and flight in the Central African Republic. JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Co-hosts:  Gordon Chang, Forbes.com.  Dr. David M. Livingston, The Space Show. Hour One Wednesday  11 December  2013  / Hour 1, Block A: Scott Harold, Associate Political Scientist at RAND Corporation, in re:...

Tuesday 10 December 2013

Photo, above:  Mary Barra, new GM president. Bravissima! JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Hour One Tuesday  10 December  2013 / Hour 1, Block A: LouAnn Hammond, DrivingtheNation.com, in re: Mary Barra Named GM CEO, Automaker's First Female Chief   At long last, Detroit is getting some girl power: automaker...

Monday 9 December 2013

  Photo: Onboard USS Enterprise during the Battle of Midway, June, 1942. JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Hour One Monday  2 December  2013 / Hour 1, Block A: Thomas Joscelyn, Long War Journal senior editor, and Bill Roggio, Long War Journal and FDD, in re: AQAP says assault on Yemen's Defense Ministry targeted...

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