Saturday, October 1, 2016

October Schedule

Ancient Humans:  October Show Schedule

Episode 30:  "Burial Rites"

Airs:  Sunday, October 2nd, 2016 @ 8pm-10pm EST
Subject:  Tombs, Rituals, Respect for the Dead
Guest(s):  TBA
Description:  How did ancient humans respect their dead?  Let's explore the various ways that we're able to find preserved human fossils.

Episode 31:   "Calculating Age"

Airs:  Sunday, October 9th, 2016 @ 8pm-10pm EST
Subject:  Dating, Geology, Cultural Context
Guest(s):  TBA
Description:  The prospect of finding ancient humans provides an interesting problem.  How can we tell that the human bodies we find are really as old as we think they are?

Episode 32:  "The Myth of Science"

Airs:  Sunday, October 16th, 2016 @ 8pm-10pm EST
Subject:  Comparative mythology, religion, science
Guest(s):  TBA
Description:  Along time ago, scientists looked just like Pagans.  It's a different scenario today.  How much of science is based on faith?

Episode 33:  "Witchcraft"

Airs:  Sunday, October 23th, 2016 @ 8pm-10pm EST
Subject:  Magick, Spellcraft, Metaphysics and mysticism
Guest(s):  TBA
Description:  What is so bad about magic?  Ancient cultures had various ways they dealt with the concept.  Sometimes high science can appear as magic.  What influence does that have on us?