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The award-winning WIRED UK Podcast with James Temperton and the rest of the team. Listen every week for the an informed and entertaining rundown of latest technology, science, business and culture news. New episodes every Friday.

The award-winning WIRED UK Podcast with James Temperton and the rest of the team. Listen every week for the an informed and entertaining rundown of latest technology, science, business and culture news. New episodes every Friday.
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The award-winning WIRED UK Podcast with James Temperton and the rest of the team. Listen every week for the an informed and entertaining rundown of latest technology, science, business and culture news. New episodes every Friday.

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English


Episodes

Why do critics hate Netflix's movies?

8/23/2019
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Measles in the UK, Facebook’s not-so-private take on privacy, and Netflix struggles to catch its big movie break

Duration:00:32:10

DeepMind's plan to solve science's trickiest problem

8/16/2019
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TikTok causes trouble in India, supplements for ravers, and we go behind the scenes at DeepMind

Duration:00:41:34

How inspirational quotes took over the web

8/9/2019
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Coming up today: a bluetooth-connected e-cigarette, video assistant referees come to the Premier League and how motivational quotes took over social media

Duration:00:37:02

The physics of Elon Musk's new super-rocket

8/2/2019
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Coming up today: Elon Musk's new engine, the UK tries to give up smoking and is workplace wellness really the key to happiness?

Duration:00:33:37

Why you're so grumpy when it's hot

7/26/2019
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Fake fish, another heat wave, and a film about a quite literal power struggle

Duration:00:36:10

FaceApp is not as worrying as you think

7/19/2019
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Human skulls do a roaring trade on Instagram, should you be shopping at plastic-free shops, and why is everyone freaking out about that app that makes you look old?

Duration:00:37:52

WIRED Book Club: Superior: The Return of Race Science

7/19/2019
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What does biology say about human differences? How does science become racist? And what even is race?

Duration:00:36:02

The strange world of food portions

7/12/2019
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GDPR hits British Airways, the tricky politics of lithium mining, and does anyone believe a packet of crisps contains more than one portion?

Duration:00:31:14

The return of Netflix's Stranger Things

7/5/2019
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Europe’s heatwave, police and facial recognition, and Stranger Things

Duration:00:33:29

The hunt for an Alzheimer's vaccine

6/28/2019
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The hunt for an Alzheimer's vaccine and Uber's controversial new update

Duration:00:26:31

What is Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency really about?

6/21/2019
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Facebook’s cryptocurrency, sleep-tracking wearables, and the UK’s porn block hits another roadblock.

Duration:00:36:21

Why men aren't donating enough blood

6/14/2019
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Coming up today: why men don’t give blood, Zuckerberg deep fakes, and we go to the Arctic Circle

Duration:00:36:30

Has Black Mirror lost its way?

6/7/2019
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Apple’s new take on logins, Amazon’s dangerous videos and we watch the new season of Black Mirror

Duration:00:42:25

WIRED Book Club: Lost in a Good Game

6/7/2019
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Why do we play video games? Can violent games cause real-world aggression? When does a gaming habit become an addiction?

Duration:00:40:23

How big beef destroyed the planet

5/31/2019
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Coming up today: big beef, dodgy DNA tests and outsourcing decisions to algorithms

Duration:00:38:52

Elon Musk's wild space internet plan

5/24/2019
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Coming up today: Huawei’s very bad week; Elon Musk’s space internet; and a psychedelic experience without the psychedelics.

Duration:00:38:20

Minecraft's future is augmented reality

5/17/2019
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Coming up today: Minecraft goes AR, WhatsApp gets hacked and could taking tiny amounts of LSD boost your brain?

Duration:00:40:30

Jeff vs Elon: the billionaires' space race is heating up

5/10/2019
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The UK’s coal-free week, Jeff Bezos’s space plans, and our verdict on Pokémon Detective Pikachu

Duration:00:37:54

The controversial Caster Semenya verdict

5/3/2019
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Facebook gets a redesign, the controversial science behind the Caster Semenya verdict and the latest edition of the world famous WIRED Book Club

Duration:00:52:25

What's the point in Mark Zuckerberg's podcast?

4/26/2019
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Coming up today: Mark Zuckerberg launches a podcast, Samsung pulls its folding phone and we argue about the best sci-fi film of all time

Duration:00:47:40