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In the latest Geek Speak, perhaps the most useful thing you will hear this week: holding your cell phone away from your body could very likely improve reception. The phone actually has sensors that make it work poorly when it’s near you.
Also NASA confirms that the rocket engine recovered by Jeff Bezos from the floor of the ocean powered the Apollo 11 mission. One of the best-preserved mammoths on display in Japan. The political implications of auto correct and more.
Lyle, Bonnie and Lindsey deliver as usual, an hour deep with gee-whiz but not without sprinkles of immediate usefulness.