The John Batchelor Show

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Monday 24 December 2012

JOHN BATCHELOR SHOWMonday 905P Eastern Time (605P Pacific Time):   . Fighting for MacArthur: The Navy and Marine Corps' Desperate Defense of the Philippines by John Gordon; 1 of 4Monday 920P Eastern Time (620P Pacific Time):   . Fighting for MacArthur: The Navy and Marine Corps' Desperate Defense...

Sunday 23 December 2012

  Sunday 905PM Eastern (605P Pacific): How to Survive the Titanic by Frances Wilson (Kindle Edition -Oct 18, 2011) - Kindle eBook
 Frances Wilson was educated at Oxford University and lectured on nineteenth- and twentieth-century English literature for fifteen years before becoming a full-time...

Saturday 22 December 2012

Photo:  View of the incinerator. During routine building operations in December 1988, a heat plume was generated that was registered on film by a passing aircraft. Officials with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) believed that illegal operations were being conducted. The EPA used this...

Friday 21 December 2012

Above: Marine archaeologists in Sweden have discovered what they believe to be the wreck of a Viking ship at the bottom the country’s largest lake.  According to a report in The Local: Sweden’s news in English, a team of 50 divers from the Swedish coastguard happened upon the 20-metre long wreck by...

Thursday 20 December 2012

    Photo, above: NCG5113, taken by Hubble at 1.3 billion light years away – a Christmas ornament. JOHN BATCHELOR Co-hosts: Mary Kissel, Wall Street Journal editorial board, and Malcolm Hoenlein, Conference of Presidents. First Hour. Thursday 905P Eastern Time:  Lara M Brown, Villanova, in re: gun...

Wednesday 19 December 2012

Photo: PASADENA, Calif. -- Twin NASA probes orbiting Earth's moon have generated the highest resolution gravity field map of any celestial body. The new map, created by the Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory (GRAIL) mission, is allowing scientists to learn about the moon's internal structure...

Tuesday 18 December 2012

Photo, above: At Newtown High School in Connecticut, Adam Lanza had trouble relating to fellow students and teachers, but that was only part of his problem. He seemed not to feel physical or emotional pain in the same way as classmates. It's been remarked that both most suicide bombers and most...

Monday 17 December 2012

Map, above: nations actively pursuing bioweapons programs. http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/bioterror/glob_nf.html#iran JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Co-host: John Avlon, CNN & The Daily Beast Monday 905P Eastern Time (605P Pacific Time):   .Jeff Bliss, The Bliss Index, In re: California. Monday 920P...

Sunday 16 December 2012

Bas-relief, above: Akhenaten and Nefertiti embrace their small children, c 1350 BC. JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Guest-host: Chris Riback Sunday  905PM Eastern (605P Pacific):. Dr William Dunkelberg, chief economist for Natl Federation of Independent Businesses; in re: small bz. Low readings on NFIB's...

Saturday 15 December 2012

  Picture, above: African genius, Gen Alexandre Dumas, the true Count of Monte Cristo. General Alexandre ("Alex") Dumas (25 March 1762 – 26 February 1806) was the first black general in French history and remains the highest-ranking person of color of all time in a continental European army. He was...

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