While I often bemoan the lack of science and technology content on the late night television, it’s only rarely that I have nothing to post from the past week. This past week was one such week.
In my perpetual game of catching up on shows, here’s a segment of The Late Show worth noting from May 23. I had noted that space national security author Jim Sciutto was in the same episode, but I just watched a segment where Stephen Colbert enlisted former Secretary of Energy (and Nobel Laureate) Dr. Steven Chu (credited as Stephen in the segment) to find the current Secretary of Energy. (There are a couple of howls in the segment, and a cryptozoologist, so watch accordingly.)
Additionally, The Daily Show gave a primer on the international implications of the race to 5G global communications technology on the May 21st episode. Take a look: