#7: Is Antarctica in Outer Space? (And other Conspiracy Theories)

What happens when you commit a crime outside of any jurisdiction? As far as we know, nobody has committed murder in space (yet), but it has happened in Antarctica. Alan discusses two murders that occurred in the antarctic, and Kris tries to bring some logic to conspiracy theories.

 

Show Notes

Neil Armstrong’s Gold LEM Stolen!

The Antarctic Treaty

Criminal Law In Antarctica: Law West Of The Pecos Revisited

Cold Cases: Crime and Punishment in Antarctica

Handbook of Space Law by Frans von der Dunk and Fabio Tronchetti (Page 803) (Amazon Link)

Daily Pictures of the Earth from EPIC (and they also have an API)

How Much of the Earth Can You See at Once? by VSauce on YouTube

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *