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Valley of the Deer Documentary on CBC’s IDEAS with Paul Kennedy… January 25th

Monday, January 21st, 2013
Paul Kennedy interview

Paul Kennedy captures audio on location, Rothimay, Scotland

Tune in January 25th or download the podcast later!

“Canadian video artist Jillian McDonald spent much of the past year as ‘artist in residence’ at Glenfiddich Distillery, in the highlands of Scotland. As a Burns’ Night tribute to both Art and Whisky, IDEAS host Paul Kennedy visits her in Dufftown, and watches while she makes single-malted art.”
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Radiolab’s Colours Episode – Fascinating!

Saturday, June 9th, 2012

On my hike with my daughter on the slightly (especially when carrying infant) treacherous North Head trail up Signal Hill, St. John’s, we were shrouded in fog. So much fog that I could not see the astonishing ocean view that I know is there, and through the particles I saw a rainbow. As I stood admiring the sparkling arc, another hiker passed me and I pointed it out. She didn’t see it. I was surprised but reminded of the recent Radiolab “Colours” episode…

Creatures that see more colours than humans, humans that may see more colours than others, the appearance of colours in writing …