Ep 365: Better glass, lenses, mirrors, and a star to sail by



Better glass, lenses, mirrors, and a star to sail by

The debate over the Earth or Sun in the middle continues, and we take a look at navigating by the stars.
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Ep 364: To learn the sky



To learn the sky

From prehistory to Babylon to the ancient Greeks, humanity begins to learn what our sky is up to, pardon the pun.

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Take 116 of Episode One: The kiss of death!
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Ep 363: On hearing, listening, and Ralph the robot hand



On hearing, listening, and Ralph the robot hand

For our last episode of 2022, we take a look at communication between the deaf community and the rest of us.
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Ep362: Voices, bits, Braille and bellows



Voices, bits, Braille and bellows

Close your eyes and use your computer. We take a look at technology used to allow the blind to use computers and the internet.

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Take 114 of Episode one: Everything is better with pie!

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Ep 361: For better and worse, the internet is born



For better and worse, the internet is born

After all the effort to communicate by wire and wireless, computers got in on the action. Let’s examine the beginnings of the internet.

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Take 113 of Episode One: Reasons to own a pit

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Ep 360: Getting wired and wireless



Getting wired and wireless

Join us as telegraph and radio begin to make the world a smaller place.

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Take 111, Tricks and kicks

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Ep 359: The digital revolution, and a bit o’ spooky



The digital revolution, and a bit o’ spooky

Join us for a thumbnail sketch of how modern computers came about, and then began to double in capability each year.
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Ep 358: From one tongue to another



From one tongue to another

There are thousands of different languages in the world. Today we talk about the art of translation.

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Wishing for luck and encrypted babies
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