A professional bubble maker known as Samsam Bubbleman may have set a new world record for the largest free-floating soap bubble. He attributes his success to a secret mixture he uses to make the bubbles. More at The Telegraph.
In the first half of Friday's show, guest host Jimmy Church (email) welcomed theoretical archaeo-astronomer Walter Cruttenden, who discussed the recent scientific discoveries of a possible new planet as well as "gravity waves." In the second half, Jimmy welcomed Open Lines callers.