Ice Core Drilling03/25/15
How do scientists retrieve ice core samples? What can we learn from them? Joe McCormick joins the show to talk about really cool historical records.
TechStuff Episode 700: How Subways Work
How are subway tunnels built? How do trains work? What are the challenges of a subway system? Ben Bowlin joins the 700th episode of TechStuff.
TechStuff Gets Flushed
How do toilets work? What's the secret behind using a Japanese toilet? And can you enter a toilet race? Josh Clark joins the show.
The Robots4Us Challenge
What is the Robots4Us Challenge? How can students enter the challenge? What are the social implications of robots?
The Golden Age of Radio
How did broadcast radio get its start? What were the challenges and controversies? And how did the golden age fade into history?
The Rise and Fall of Atari: Part Three
In our final part in our Atari series, Chuck and Jonathan talk about the sad decline of Atari and what's left of the company today.
The Rise and Fall of Atari: Part Two
In Part Two of this series, Chuck and Jonathan talk about how Atari dominated video games until the crash of 1983.
The Rise and Fall of Atari: Part One
What's the story behind Atari? Stuff You Should Know's Chuck Bryant joins the podcast to answer this listener question.
Slow Motion Film and High Speed Photography
How does slow motion work? Join Jonathan and Chris in this classic episode as they explain the technique behind the process.
The Six Simple Machines
What are the six simple machines and why are they so important? Joe McCormick joins the show to explain.
Rerun: How Metal Detectors Work
If you're going on a treasure hunt, you should know how your metal detector works. Chris and Jonathan explain in this classic episode.
CLASSIC: How ATMS Work
Jonathan and Chris explore the world of automated teller machines in this classic TechStuff episode.
CLASSIC: What Do Transmissions Do?
In a classic TechStuff episode, Jonathan and Lauren explain the purpose of a transmission and how it actually works.
What is a Common Carrier?
The FCC Chairman has proposed reclassifying ISPs as common carriers under Title II. Wait, what does that mean? Jonathan explains.
How E-Bikes Work
Electric bikes aren't a new idea. How do they work? Scott Benjamin joins the show to talk about e-bike tech.
TechStuff Looks at TV Connectors
What are all the connections on the back of a television? From HDMI to composite to component cables, we explain what each means.
TechStuff Listens to Negativland
Mark Hosler, founding member of Negativland, joins the podcast to talk about collage art, legal potholes and using technology to make mind blowing sound.
The Sony Pictures Entertainment Hack
What exactly happened with the hack that targeted Sony? Why do some people question the official explanation that North Korea was behind it? Ben Bowlin joins the show to explain.
CES show w/ Ashley Esqueda
What's hot at CES 2015? Special guest Ashley Esqueda from CNET joins the show to talk about tech trends and what to expect in stores this year.
TechStuff Classics: Number Stations
What's up with weird radio stations that only broadcast the occasional string of numbers? Jonathan and Chris explore number stations in this classic episode.
- Atlanta, GA
One Capital City Plaza
3350 Peachtree Road, Suite 1500
Atlanta, GA 30326404-760-4729