#1. Why is shade becoming an important issue in Los Angeles?
Rich people have it; poor people often do not
People like lamps
There is a new movie coming out soon called Shade.
#2. What is perhaps the most interesting thing about the Thesaurus Linguae Latinae?
It is made entirely out of cheese.
It has only 2050 words.
It isn’t finished and won’t be until maybe 2050
#3. What do they call the tool to measure earthquakes?
#4. What was Barbara Hillary most known for?
Eating hot fudge sundaes
Scaling K2 and Mount Everest
Reaching the North and South Poles
#5. What is fire blight?
A disease of apples
The effect of fire on dry lands
#6. What was unusual about a dead whale in the podcast?
Before he died he said the word, ‘Photon.’
He had 220 pounds of trash inside of him
He was rejected by his friends.