The sun released a huge X-class flare on Monday night, the largest in six years. The coronal mass ejections aren't expected to cause damage but could lead to widespread auroras. More at National Geographic News.
Author and filmmaker Rich Martini discussed his research into near-death experiences and the afterlife, as well as provided an update on his investigation into the disappearance of Amelia Earhart. Open Lines followed in the latter half of the show.