This week’s Interesting Things // December, Week 1

Meet the man who completed the first snowboard decent of Mount Everest.

We often think of will power as a limited resource due to ego depletion. New research shows that’s not true.

Real life RoboCops will be launching in 2017.

Netflix made a Gilmore Girls “Binge Candle” that smells different as you burn through each episode.

KQED is launching a new podcast that explores the mysteries of the Bay Area.

Philip Morris has plans to phase out cigarettes.