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The Presidential Briefing Trailer: https://youtu.be/G7rLvWy8Ih0 My guest tonight, Nova Spivack, Founder and CEO of “Magical,” designed and oversaw fabrication of the unique “deep-time” quartz archive Elon Musk secretly placed in the glove compartment of his infamous “Red Roadster” — launched into a permanent, “billions-of-years-long” interplanetary orbit early last year, atop the first successful test of Musk’s Falcon Heavy rocket ….   Mr. Spivack has long been interested in “stars and space” — even before his grandfather, then a NASA consultant, took him to see his first Shuttle launch from Cape Canaveral when he was just a boy.   Nova’s interests in such things subsequently resulted in his current, extraordinarily-far-reaching plan to create a series of “deep-time archives” spread across the solar system — to store an “immortal” record of human civilization in as many places as possible “off planet,” should a future catastrophe befall the Earth.   Tonight, we will discuss […]

  The Presidential Briefing Trailer: https://youtu.be/G7rLvWy8Ih0 Remember when the only way to cross the great Atlantic (or Pacific) oceans on this “water planet” was on … “a great ship?” Of course you don’t — if you’re of any recent generation. But, some of our listeners DO … so, this program is dedicated to YOU (and those of you who DON’T “remember,” you’re in for a rare treat …). These were the days of the great ocean liners — and great ocean liner rivalries — that, along with other amazing technological advances of the last mid-century– “Made America Great.” My guest tonight, maritime historian Larry Driscoll, actually sailed aboard the “greatest … and fastest … of these ships” — a veritable “superliner” — the famed S.S. United States. Larry, who demonstrably loves these ships as much as I do, promises an unforgettable evening for us all … as we explore how the […]