Researchers at Caltech and Harvard have created an artificial jellyfish using a silicone base and rat heart cells. Dubbed a "Medusoid," the synthetic creature swims in water in a similar fashion to a real jellyfish. More at BBC News and LiveScience.
In the first half, renowned investigative journalist and author Mark Hertsgaard discussed his latest work on whistleblowers like former NSA workers Edward Snowden and Thomas Drake, who refused to back down in the face of increasingly ferocious official retaliation.
In the latter half, co-founder of the Applied Precognition Project (APP), Marty Rosenblatt, talked about remote viewing with a focus on gleaning information from the future, to use in financial markets and sports betting.