In the first half, analyst of geopolitics and foreign policy Craig B. Hulet commented on the election cycle, current events, and the geopolitical landscape. Midweek Open Lines followed in the second half.
In an effort to understand the cause of Colony Collapse Disorder, an Australian research group has begun attaching tiny geolocation tags to the backs of over 5,000 bees. The devices will monitor the movement of the insects and allow researchers to know if and when their normally habitual behavior goes awry, thus providing potential clues to the source of CCD. More here.