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Myra Christopher And Bioethics; Madagascar's Oldest Beetle

Before she accepts the Lifetime Achievement Award in Bioethics, we talk with Myra Christopher about what it's been like to spend decades at the center of the debate on the dignity of death. 

Plus, one KU scientist just discovered an ultra-rare survivor in Madagascar's whirligig beetle, whose lineage dates back 206 million years


Gina Kaufmann is the host of KCUR’s Central Standard, a talkshow fueled by curiosity and critical thinking. You can reach her on Twitter, @GinaKCUR.
Matthew Long-Middleton has been a talk-show producer, community producer and now is the Media Training Manager with America Amplified. You can reach him at, or on Twitter.