Crude oil’s crash
Mar 9, 2020

Crude oil’s crash

Crude oil and U.S. futures plummet. The CDC has new guidelines for how to clean airplanes. And, with South by Southwest canceled, how Austin, Texas, businesses are responding.

Segments From this episode

Keep those planes clean: CDC issues new guidance for airlines amid outbreak

Mar 9, 2020
If airline staff see someone who appears to have a fever, they should do a deep clean of everything within 6 feet of the passenger.
Deep cleaning could be quite time-consuming, and potentially lead to flight delays.
Laurel Chor/Getty Images

No SXSW means no economic boost for Austin, Texas

Mar 9, 2020
It's the first time in the festival's 34 years that the show will not go on.
SXSW 2020 banners are seen in the Red River Cultural District on March 6, 2020, in Austin, Texas.
Suzanne Cordeiro/AFP via Getty Images

Music from the episode

Airplanes (feat. Hayley Williams) B.o.B, Hayley Williams

The team

Victoria Craig Host, BBC
Stephen Ryan Senior Producer, BBC
Jonathan Frewin Producer, BBC
Daniel Shin Producer
Jay Siebold Technical Director
Brian Allison Engineer
Meredith Garretson Morbey Senior Producer
Erika Soderstrom Producer
Rose Conlon Producer
Alex Schroeder Producer