In 1989, Steve and Dawn Hess headed out to the Mojave Desert, anticipating a quiet camping trip. But when they were kidnapped by what they believed to be a swarm of alien beings, the shock and pain of the experience changed their lives forever. Author Ron Felber joined Jimmy Church (email) to update us on the case and to welcome the Hesses for their first live interview. First hour guest, director, actor, and musician Vic Mignogna spoke about his webseries Star Trek Continues.
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.