Every Friday, NPR's Talk of the Nation steps into the utility closet, sheds its mild mannered talk radio show disguise and becomes Science Friday.
There's always been a lot to like about Science Friday, but the addition of Flora Lichtman's video of the week is a little like Aquaman learning to fly or the Flash getting x-ray vision.
Flora's videos come in bite-sized pieces and are generally informative and entertaining. Sometimes they are even inspiring, like this week's video which makes me want to buy a security camera:
Speaking of bite-sized pieces, this classic about candy corn in space informs, but falls short of inspiring me to like candy corn:
And while we're talking about space, I have to include this one: