Wes, Eneasz, and David discuss the news from the last two weeks from a rationalist perspective
Iran Followup - young couple give (combined) 10year jail sentence for dancing in public (and filming it)
Iran’s Revolutionary Guard increasingly deployed in protest crack-downs.
Turkey hit with 7.8 & 7.5 mag earthquakes. 35K dead. Reports that building codes were waived for years partly responsible.
India discovers 5.9m tonnes of Lithium!
A new way to significantly increase the potency of almost any vaccine has been developed by International Institute for Nanotechnology (IIN) at Northwestern University. The paper is here.
Pocket Casts: https://pca.st/vvcmifu6
Intro/outro music: On Sale by Golden Duck Orchestra