The search is on for an elusive giant earthworm in Washington and Idaho. The Palouse worm, said to secrete a lily-like smell when handled and spit at predators, was reported to be 3 feet in length according to reports from the 1890s. More here.
Practicing naturopath physician, Dr. Joanne Conaway left mainstream medicine, rejecting the conventional approach of treating symptoms with pharmaceuticals. In the first half, she discussed what she believes are more effective methods of restoring health, and primarily how a healthy gut and microbiome promotes normal gastrointestinal function and provides protection from infection, increased absorption, and the regulation of one's metabolism. Midweek Open Lines were featured in the latter half.