In the first half of the program, host Richard Syrett welcomed founder and director of the Palmistry Institute, Vernon Mahabal, who discussed the practice of palm reading. Open Lines followed in the latter half.
The hitchhiking robot hitchBOT has completed its over 3,700 mile journey across Canada, which was begun on July 27th. The 2-foot tall robot, built by communication researchers from Ontario, met a variety of people and situations, and attracted some 43,000 Facebook followers along the way. More at Motherboard.