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The John Batchelor Show, using all of John's sources, his vast knowledge of history, his unique take on current events, and his fascinating take on world affairs has allowed him to build a legion of fans.

The John Batchelor Show, using all of John's sources, his vast knowledge of history, his unique take on current events, and his fascinating take on world affairs has allowed him to build a legion of fans.
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New York, NY

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Westwood One

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The John Batchelor Show, using all of John's sources, his vast knowledge of history, his unique take on current events, and his fascinating take on world affairs has allowed him to build a legion of fans.

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English


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4/4 An Empire of Ice: Scott, Shackleton, and the Heroic Age of Antarctic Science, by Edward J. Larson.

1/26/2020
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Image: Flag of Norway An Empire of Ice: Scott, Shackleton, and the Heroic Age of Antarctic Science, by Edward J. Larson. John Allen Nelson is narrator; Tantor Audio is publisher. Audible Audiobook – Unabridged https://www.amazon.com/Empire-Ice-Shackleton-Antarctic-Science/dp/B0057CEPRK/ref=sr_1_fkmr0_1?keywords=edward+larson+empire+office&qid=1580078480&s=audible&sr=1-1-fkmr0 Published to coincide with the centenary of the first expeditions to reach the South Pole, An Empire of Ice presents...

Duration:00:07:16

3/4 An Empire of Ice: Scott, Shackleton, and the Heroic Age of Antarctic Science, by Edward J. Larson.

1/26/2020
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Image: Shackleton embarked on an extensive lecture tour in which he talked about not only his own polar journeys but also about those of Scott and Roald Amundsen (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roald_Amundsen) An Empire of Ice: Scott, Shackleton, and the Heroic Age of Antarctic Science, by Edward J. Larson. John Allen Nelson is narrator; Tantor Audio is publisher. Audible Audiobook – Unabridged...

Duration:00:13:24

2/4 An Empire of Ice: Scott, Shackleton, and the Heroic Age of Antarctic Science, by Edward J. Larson.

1/26/2020
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Image: Roald Amundsen in Svalbard (1925) An Empire of Ice: Scott, Shackleton, and the Heroic Age of Antarctic Science, by Edward J. Larson. John Allen Nelson is narrator; Tantor Audio is publisher. Audible Audiobook – Unabridged https://www.amazon.com/Empire-Ice-Shackleton-Antarctic-Science/dp/B0057CEPRK/ref=sr_1_fkmr0_1?keywords=edward+larson+empire+office&qid=1580078480&s=audible&sr=1-1-fkmr0 Published to coincide with the centenary of the first expeditions to reach the South Pole, An...

Duration:00:10:46

1/4 An Empire of Ice: Scott, Shackleton, and the Heroic Age of Antarctic Science, by Edward J. Larson.

1/26/2020
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Image: Discovery (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RRS_Discovery) in Antarctic waters An Empire of Ice: Scott, Shackleton, and the Heroic Age of Antarctic Science, by Edward J. Larson. John Allen Nelson is narrator; Tantor Audio is publisher. Audible Audiobook – Unabridged https://www.amazon.com/Empire-Ice-Shackleton-Antarctic-Science/dp/B0057CEPRK/ref=sr_1_fkmr0_1?keywords=edward+larson+empire+office&qid=1580078480&s=audible&sr=1-1-fkmr0 Published to coincide with the centenary of the first...

Duration:00:10:16

4/4 Island on Fire: The Extraordinary Story of a Forgotten Volcano That Changed the World, by Alexandra Witze & Jeff Kanipe.

1/26/2020
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Image: For comparative purposes, an Ecuadorean volcano, Tungurahua, at night, in 1999. Public domain. Island on Fire: The Extraordinary Story of a Forgotten Volcano That Changed the World, by Alexandra Witze & Jeff Kanipe. John Lescault is narrator. Audible Audiobook – Unabridged https://www.amazon.com/Island-Fire-Extraordinary-Forgotten-Volcano-dp-B07QZZS52V/dp/B07QZZS52V/ref=mt_audio_download?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid= Can a single explosion change the course of history? An eruption at the...

Duration:00:08:24

3/4 Island on Fire: The Extraordinary Story of a Forgotten Volcano That Changed the World, by Alexandra Witze & Jeff Kanipe.

1/26/2020
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Image: Active volcanic areas and systems in Iceland Island on Fire: The Extraordinary Story of a Forgotten Volcano That Changed the World, by Alexandra Witze & Jeff Kanipe. John Lescault is narrator. Audible Audiobook – Unabridged https://www.amazon.com/Island-Fire-Extraordinary-Forgotten-Volcano-dp-B07QZZS52V/dp/B07QZZS52V/ref=mt_audio_download?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid= Can a single explosion change the course of history? An eruption at the end of the 18th century led to years of climate...

Duration:00:12:23

2/4 Island on Fire: The Extraordinary Story of a Forgotten Volcano That Changed the World, by Alexandra Witze & Jeff Kanipe.

1/26/2020
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Image: Kirkjubaejarklaustur, a village in South Iceland, was the home of Jón Steingrímsson (1728 – 1791), who left contemporary accounts of the effects of the eruption, which was nearby. His reports are extensively quoted in the book Island on Fire. Island on Fire: The Extraordinary Story of a Forgotten Volcano That Changed the World, by Alexandra Witze & Jeff Kanipe. John Lescault is narrator. Audible Audiobook – Unabridged...

Duration:00:09:40

1/4 Island on Fire: The Extraordinary Story of a Forgotten Volcano That Changed the World, by Alexandra Witze & Jeff Kanipe.

1/26/2020
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Image: The central fissure of the Laki volcano, Iceland Island on Fire: The Extraordinary Story of a Forgotten Volcano That Changed the World, by Alexandra Witze & Jeff Kanipe. John Lescault is narrator. Audible Audiobook – Unabridged https://www.amazon.com/Island-Fire-Extraordinary-Forgotten-Volcano-dp-B07QZZS52V/dp/B07QZZS52V/ref=mt_audio_download?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid= Can a single explosion change the course of history? An eruption at the end of the 18th century led to years of climate...

Duration:00:10:59

The Eternal Nazi: 1 of 4: From Mauthausen to Cairo, the Relentless Pursuit of SS Doctor Aribert Heim Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Nicholas Kulish (Author), Souad Mekhennet (Author), Paul Boehmer (Narrator), & 1 more

1/26/2020
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Photo: Title: Cairo, Jerusalem, and Damascus: (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidcairojerusalemda01marg) Year: 1912 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookyear1912) (1910s (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookdecade1910) ) Authors: Margoliouth, David Samuel, 1858-1940. (from old catalog)...

Duration:00:12:32

The Eternal Nazi: 2 of 4: From Mauthausen to Cairo, the Relentless Pursuit of SS Doctor Aribert Heim Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Nicholas Kulish (Author), Souad Mekhennet (Author), Paul Boehmer (Narrator), & 1 more

1/26/2020
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Photo: Title: Cairo, Jerusalem, and Damascus: (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidcairojerusalemda01marg) Year: 1912 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookyear1912) (1910s (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookdecade1910) ) Authors: Margoliouth, David Samuel, 1858-1940. (from old catalog)...

Duration:00:10:03

The Eternal Nazi: 3 of 4: From Mauthausen to Cairo, the Relentless Pursuit of SS Doctor Aribert Heim Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Nicholas Kulish (Author), Souad Mekhennet (Author), Paul Boehmer (Narrator), & 1 more

1/26/2020
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Photo: English: Helwan Cairo Date | 1940s Source | http://rnzaf.proboards.com/thread/14614/field-ambulance-veterans-photos-wwii Author | Unknown | This Egyptian (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Egyptian_copyright_law) work is currently in the public domain (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Public_domain) in Egypt http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Eternal Nazi: 3 of 4: From Mauthausen to Cairo, the Relentless Pursuit of SS...

Duration:00:15:20

The Eternal Nazi: 4 of 4: From Mauthausen to Cairo, the Relentless Pursuit of SS Doctor Aribert Heim Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Nicholas Kulish (Author), Souad Mekhennet (Author), Paul Boehmer (Narrator), & 1 more

1/26/2020
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Photo: Rommel (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erwin_Rommel) in North Africa (June 1942). Bundesarchiv, Bild 101I-786-0327-19 / Otto / CC-BY-SA 3.0 CC BY-SA 3.0 de (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/de/deed.en) File:Bundesarchiv Bild 101I-786-0327-19, Nordafrika, Erwin Rommel mit Offizieren.jpg Created: 21 June 1942date QS:P571,+1942-06-21T00:00:00Z/11 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Eternal Nazi: 4 of 4: From...

Duration:00:08:47

66 million years after the K-T Boundary Impact Event; 2 of 2: "The more comets you have passing through the inner Solar System, the more likely that one will hit the Earth." Milky-Way-scale mass extinction events: 1 of 2: Jonti Horner. University of South

1/25/2020
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Photo: Pingualuit crater (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pingualuit_crater) in Nunavik, northern Quebec, Canada, looking west. It contains a lake named Lake Pingualuk. NASA. Courtesy of Denis Sarrazin. - http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/IOTD/view.php?id=79743&src=eoa-iotd Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Pingualuit_aerial_2007.jpg) File:Pingualuit aerial 2007.jpg http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow 66...

Duration:00:09:59

66 million years after the K-T Boundary Impact Event; 1 of 2: "The more comets you have passing through the inner Solar System, the more likely that one will hit the Earth." Milky-Way-scale mass extinction events: 1 of 2: Jonti Horner. University of South

1/25/2020
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Photo: Gravity anomaly (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gravity_anomaly) map of the Chicxulub impact area. The coastline is shown as a white line. A series of concentric (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Concentric_objects) features reveals the location of the crater. White dots represent cenotes (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cenote) (water-filled sinkholes (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sinkhole) ). A ring of cenotes is associated with the largest semicircular feature, although its exact origin...

Duration:00:11:57

#PacificWatch: California gone to Idaho and Texas. Jeff Bliss.

1/25/2020
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Photo: Picking cotton in Eden, circa 1895 SMU Central University Libraries (https://www.flickr.com/people/41131493@N06) - https://www.flickr.com/photos/smu_cul_digitalcollections/5320818446/ Title: [Picking cotton, Eden, Texas] Creator: Blair, A. R. M. Date: ca. 1895 Part Of: Lawrence T. Jones III Texas photography collection Physical Description: 1 photographic print: gelatin silver; 10.8 x 14.6 cm. on 12.7 x 17.8 cm. mount File: ag2008_0005_4_2_2_10_eden_opt.jpg Rights: Please cite...

Duration:00:11:06

Why are the Democrats impeaching and trying POTUS? @DanHenninger @WSJOpinion

1/25/2020
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Photo: English: "There's Nothing the Matter With You" Dr. FDR takes care of the Constitution. Supreme Court New Deal remedies . DateJanurary 1937 Sourcehttp://www.nisk.k12.ny.us/fdr/1937/37_01.html AuthorBerryman in the Washington Star This work is in the public domain http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Why are the Democrats impeaching and trying POTUS? @DanHenninger @WSJOpinion...

Duration:00:11:50

DoD trying to keep the AI Genie in the bottle. DefTechPat @DefenseOne

1/25/2020
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Photo: The massive crack running across Antarctica's Pine Island Glacier can be seen in this satellite image. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow DoD trying to keep the AI Genie for analysis in the bottle. DefTechPat @DefenseOne https://www.nextgov.com/policy/2020/01/government-restrict-sale-ai-satellite-image-analysis/162265/...

Duration:00:06:39

What is the evidence that Saudi Arabia hacked Bezos smartphone & What is to be done? @DefTechPat

1/25/2020
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Photo: Caption: Boston (background) and Quincy anchor in Sagami Wan as they await the Japanese surrender, 28 August 1945. (U.S. Navy Photograph 80-G-339379, National Archives and Records Administration, Still Pictures Division, College Park, Md.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow What is the evidence that Saudi Arabia hacked Bezos smartphone & What is to be done? @DefTechPat...

Duration:00:16:41

Black Rock wokes up: 2 of 2:. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

1/25/2020
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Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Black Rock wokes up: 2 of 2:. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst https://www.hoover.org/research/corporate-social-wokeness

Duration:00:07:48

Black Rock wokes up: 1 of 2:. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

1/25/2020
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Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Black Rock wokes up: 1 of 2:. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst https://www.hoover.org/research/corporate-social-wokeness

Duration:00:14:37