Tag: Avian flu

P.I.D. Radio 6/14/15: Timey-Wimey, Wibbly-Wobbly

AS THE classic rock song goes, “Time keeps on slipping, slipping, slipping…into the future…” Thanks to quantum physics. it seems those lyrics might not be technically correct.

P.I.D. Radio 5/10/15: Theology from Fiction

THE TELEVISION series Dig is a well-written and stylish archaeological thriller. We discuss elements of the show and the tendency of people — selves included — to incorporate fiction into our theology.

P.I.D. Radio 4/26/15: Of Gods and Mountains

MOUNTAINS ARE shaking. A massive earthquake has left over 2,400 dead in Nepal while a volcano in Chile has unexpectedly erupted. Some locals believe it was a manifestation of the god of the volcano. This isn’t surprising–mountains and volcanoes have been considered the abode of gods since the dawn of time.

P.I.D. Radio 3/22/15: Battle Stations

We discuss the changes that brought us here and some changes facing the Church: New Age practices infiltrating our churches and the ongoing assault of the Enemy on the family unit, which is the smallest battle formation in the ongoing spiritual war.

P.I.D. Radio 8/9/13: Bird Flu Again

SCIENTISTS HAVE announced plans to genetically modify the dangerous H7N9 virus to make it more lethal.  They say it will help them understand how it could mutate in nature and trigger… Read more »

P.I.D. Radio 6/9/09: Biohackers

THE hottest new do-it-yourself trend is genetic engineering. No, seriously; “biohackers”, like the community at DIYbio.org, want to encourage amateur biologists who’ve always dreamed of creating their own species. This… Read more »

Best of P.I.D. Radio: Dr. Henry Niman — Return of the Spanish flu

Originally broadcast May 8, 2005 With the sudden eruption of a new strain H1N1 (swine flu) over the last week, it seemed worth digging into the archives for an interview… Read more »

P.I.D. Radio 3/17/06: Operation Overbolown

It’s Friday night and time for our weekly news rant-up. Show topics and links: • Evidence for universe’s expansion found • Toxicology report for Milosevic due • Back to Iraq:… Read more »