Month: January 2020

Friday morning news, January 31, 2020

WHO declares coronavirus a global health emergency » The World Health Organization on Thursday declared the new coronavirus a global health emergency.  

Review – By What Standard?

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: It’s Friday, the 31st of January, 2020. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Megan Basham. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. A special Culture Friday today, in which we’ll do things a little bit out of order. So I’ll explain.

Culture Friday – The root of sin and brokenness

NICK EICHER, HOST: Coming next on The World and Everything in It: Some of the background the documentary film doesn’t offer.

Kicker – Discovering Wolftopia

NICK EICHER, HOST: Three days into an internship with NASA, 17-year-old Wolf Cukier did what many scientists spend a career trying to do.

Listener Feedback

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Friday, January 31st. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Nick Eicher. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham. Next up: your listener feedback!

Listening In: Sandra McCracken

WARREN SMITH, HOST: I’m Warren Smith, and today you’re listening in on my conversation with singer, songwriter, and worship leader Sandra McCracken.

Thursday morning news, January 30, 2020

President Trump signs U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement » President Trump on Wednesday signed the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement into law. It is a major rewrite of the trade agreement known as NAFTA. 

Irritation with water-saving fixtures overflows

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Thursday, the 30th of January, 2020. So glad you’ve joined us for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. First up: water regulations and appliances.