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Falcon 9 rocket launches Inmarsat 5 from Kennedy Space Center. Photo: Joey Roulette.
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Intersection: Keep Calm And Go To Mars


What happens if a Martian astronaut goes bonkers? 90.7’s Space reporter Brendan Byrne and WKMG’s Emilee Speck take a look at the questions scientists are asking about mental well-being for Mars-bound astronauts. 
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Aramis Ayala filed a lawsuit against Gov. Rick Scott after he reassigned cases from her office.
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Intersection: Ayala V Scott Heads To Florida Supreme Court


The tug-of-war over the death penalty will land in the Florida Supreme Court tomorrow. When the Orange and Osceola County State Attorney Araymis Ayala announced she would not seek the death penalty, Gov. Rick Scott took her death penalty cases away. Now she wants them back. 90.7’s Renata Sago and Rotunda podcast host Trimmel Gomes join Intersection to talk about what’s at stake, and the political fallout.
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Intersection: TEDxOrlando


TEDx Orlando returns after a year off. TEDx board members Ron Ben Zeev and Melissa Koch join us to outline the themes for this weekend’s conference: growth, conflict and identity.
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Intersection: John Morgan Finds An Unlikely Ally In Roger Stone


Attorney John Morgan isn’t happy with the decision the legislature took on medical marijuana. He says he’ll sue over the smoking ban. Political commentators Dick Batchelor and Frank Torres weigh in on the threatened lawsuit, and Morgan’s alliance with President Trump’s adviser Roger Stone in a bid to get marijuana decriminalized.
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Intersection: Rules For Implementing Medical Marijuana


The clock is running out for the Florida Department of Health to figure out the rules on medical marijuana use. Lawmakers approved a bill in special session to implement the constitutional amendment and the deadline for those rules is July 3rd. Intersection looks at the road ahead for medical marijuana: what it means for patients and growers in the Sunshine state.
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Intersection: Eatonville Yards & Gardens Club


Eatonville’s community garden is flourishing. The challenge for the gardeners in this historic Black town is finding the funding to keep it going, and keep supplying the community with organic veges. We tour the plot where master gardener Ruford Shepherd grows okra, corn, squash and more.
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Intersection: Congressman Daniel Webster On Healthcare Overhaul


In the wake of tumultuous town halls as lawmakers prepare to dismantle the Affordable Care Act, the US House of Representatives has passed its version of a new plan for health care. Now it’s up to the Senate to pass its version of the American Health Care Act. Congressman Daniel Webster from Florida’s 11th district talks about healthcare- and the mood on Capitol Hill where lawmakers are rattled by last week’s shooting at a baseball practise.
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