Wales, Moeliker & Keen





Aired: 6 October 2014 at 6.30pm, BBC Radio 4


Curator: Phill Jupitus


Steering Committee: Jimmy Wales, Kees Moeliker and Helen Keen

Room One

 

Donation One: A Mobile Phone From The Future

JIMMY WALES 

The whole thing about Wikipedia is that it works on a radical assumption, which is that mostly people are okay.

 

Donation Two: One Pubic Louse

KEES MOELIKER

The live duck mounted the dead duck...I said, 'Something's wrong here.' One is dead, one is alive...Both are of the male sex. Homosexual necrophilia.

 

Donation Three: Jack Parsons' Crater On The Moon

HELEN KEEN

We can be optimistic about the odds of finding - eventually - a planet with some sort of life on it, or that could at least support life as we know it...