08/22/14 - Thursday's Topical Currents begins with a look at the ABC’s of the plant kingdom – the history, facts and lore. We visit with Miami author, Michael Largo. His latest book is The Big Bad Book of Botany: The World’s Most Fascinating Flora. Illustrator and botanical artist, Paula Goldsmith will also be on hand. And more, Linda Gassenheimer is joined by bee keeper John Gentzel and biologist, Aaron Mullins to discuss the importance of the bees and measures begin taken to save them from their declining population. Fred Tasker will offer his wine suggestions. That’s Topical Currents, Thursday at 1pm.