December 22nd, 2014
Episode 135 of 865 episodes
North Korea threatens to attack the US after Washington blames it for hacking into the Hollywood film studio Sony Pictures. But could Sony have done more? We speak to Ken Cukier, data editor of the Economist newspaper. Also the sister of the King of Spain, Princess Cristina, is to face a tax fraud trial over alleged links to her husband's business dealings. We hear how Spaniards are viewing developments. The BBC's Anbarasan Ethirajan reports from Nepal on the World Cup workers returning from Qatar. And Lucy Kellaway of the Financial Times on why being conscientious in the workplace may be dull but is vital for career success.
From finding awe in Hubble images to visiting the doctor, science is everywhere in our lives. Whether we wear a white lab coat or haven't seen a test tube since eighth grade, science affects and changes us. We all have a story about science, and at The Story Collider, we want to hear those stories.