Last month, slightly less prestigious awards honored the funny side of scientific discovery.
This year's Nobel Prize winners were announced the first week of October.Musical acts from all over the world come to Atlanta this weekend for the Afropunk music festival. Their latest album is called “The Underside of Power.” We talked with lead singer, Franklin James Fisher.We spend the full hour exploring how journalism is changing in the age of President Trump.Also with us is Georgia Tech doctoral student Patricia Yang, who won an Ig Nobel Prize in 2015."Squidbillies" is the third longest running animated show on Atlanta-based Adult Swim.The series is based on the show creators’ experiences here in Georgia – with a cast of anthropomorphic redneck squids.A new novel by Atlanta-based author Nic Stone explores police violence against people of color through the eyes of a teenage boy. The book launches with an event tonight at The National Center for Human and Civil Rights in Atlanta. The annual Afro Punk music festival returned to Atlanta, attracting thousands of concertgoers.