First Half: Ben Bowlin is a writer, actor, and producer. He won numerous awards for writing and onstage performance. Currently, he is an Executive Producer at How Stuff Works and host of the Stuff They Don't Want You To Know podcast. He will discuss his quest to find the truth behind so many topics that are labeled as conspiracy theories and the backstories that created them.
Second Half: C2C's investigative reporter Cheryll Jones interviews researcher Karen Konkoly on scientific studies that have opened a new doorway to interactive dream research-- two-way communication with a lucid dreamer and a waking person. Researchers watch brain signals of sleeping participants in the lab and hope to refine two-way communications so complex conversations may be possible in the future.