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.
At Cocoa Beach in Florida more than 1,600 people were stung by purplish jellyfish that washed up on shore. Scientists say that the 'mauve stingers' are uncommon in the US, but may have 'bloomed' in heavy numbers due to weather conditions. More at CNN and NY Times.