Tag: Vatican

P.I.D. Radio 11/24/17: Manson, Serial Killers, and Psycho A.I.

A researcher has developed an algorithm to study serial killers, and he estimates that 2,000 of them may be roaming the streets in the U.S. Meanwhile a professor at USC is programming an AI with the thought patterns of the notorious Zodiac Killer.

P.I.D. Radio 10/24/15: Creepy Video Freaks Out the Internet

A CREEPY new video presents a dark puzzle that apparently threatens U.S. President Barack Obama. As of today, nobody seems to know who created the video and what it really means.

P.I.D. Radio 12/21/13: Holidays in the Bunker

WE’RE BACK after six weeks away, just in time to wish everyone a happy holiday season. As the world fixates on Phil Robertson, we discuss the growing “holographic universe” meme, Google’s robot army and back-channel foreign policy, H1N1 deaths in Texas, and the US plan to put the Vatican in charge of East Jerusalem.

P.I.D. Radio 7/20/13: The Amazing Colossal Virus

BIOLOGISTS THIS week announced the discovery of a giant virus, up to ten times larger than most. The supersized virus, named Pandoravirus, is thought to be the biggest ever found…. Read more »

P.I.D. Radio 3/17/13: The Pope, Pepsi, and Pop Culture

WHILE IRISH people (in the U.S., anyway) celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, we look back to 3/13/13 and the election of Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio as the new head of the Roman… Read more »

P.I.D. Radio 3/4/13: Sinkholes and Locusts

LAST WEEK had plenty to chew on for people who like a good dose of impending doom: As we prepare for the election of Pope Benedict’s successor, a 20-foot sinkhole… Read more »

P.I.D. Radio 2/17/13: Fire in the Sky

IT’S BEEN an odd week.  Following the surprise announcement of Pope Benedict’s resignation, a spectacular fireball streaked across the Siberian sky, injuring some 1,200 people when the meteorite exploded in… Read more »

P.I.D. Radio 2/11/13: Next Up, Peter the Roman

IN A move that surprised casual observers, Pope Benedict XVI announced today that he is resigning the papacy effective February 28, 2013. The last pope to resign, rather than die… Read more »

P.I.D. Radio 2/26/12: Peter the Roman – The Final Pope

A 900-year-old prophecy attributed to Máel Máedóc Ua Morgair, better known to us as St. Malachy, appears to point to the line of popes ending with the successor to Pope… Read more »