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Central Standard

Seg. 1: Space Lawyer. Seg. 2: Instagrammers Of Kansas City

Segment 1: Local lawyer finds a niche in space law.

Space is an exciting new frontier challenging humanity to advance in math, science, and engineering. But what is it mean for advances in the law. Who owns space? We hear from a Kansas City lawyer who has made a name for himself in dealing with the ownership of objects originating from space.

  • Chris McHugh, lawyer

Segment 2, beginning at 15:25: Instagram stars of Kansas City.

Get enough followers on Instagram and you could be paid to advertise products in your posts. It's a phenomenon that "regular" people with thousands of social media followers are experiencing. On this episode, we visit with three local Instagram influencers to discuss how their social savviness created both careers and communities.

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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.
Suzanne Hogan is contributing announcer, producer and reporter for KCUR 89.3. She also hosts and produces the podcast, A People’s History of Kansas City. Reach her at suzanne@kcur.org