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WIRED is where tomorrow is realized. WIRED Radio is a home for a collection of shows about everything in the WIRED universe.

WIRED is where tomorrow is realized. WIRED Radio is a home for a collection of shows about everything in the WIRED universe.
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WIRED is where tomorrow is realized. WIRED Radio is a home for a collection of shows about everything in the WIRED universe.

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Episodes

How Would Teleportation Change Society?

9/22/2018
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It would make garbage disposal super easy, for one.

Duration:01:04:03

Sci-Fi Writers Are Predicting the Future. Who’s Listening?

9/15/2018
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Author Walter Jon Williams has forecasted a lot of things, but rarely gets credit.

Duration:01:06:46

iPhones to the Max

9/14/2018
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This week Apple revealed three new iPhones and a new Apple Watch. Are these a glimpse of the future, or more of the same?

Duration:00:44:34

Why Science Fiction Is the Most Important Genre

9/8/2018
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Historian Yuval Noah Harari believes sci-fi has the power to shape public opinion.

Duration:01:01:37

Where Social Media’s Going, There Are No Roads

9/7/2018
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Jack Dorsey and Sheryl Sandberg were grilled by the Senate this week. Google was a no-show. And Alex Jones got the boot.

Duration:00:38:13

Disenchantment May Not Enchant Hardcore Fantasy Fans

9/1/2018
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While Futurama demonstrated a sophisticated understanding of sci-fi, Matt Groening's new project doesn't evince much familiarity with fantasy tropes.

Duration:01:29:17

The Sleep Paradox

8/31/2018
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The same tech and gadgets that keep us up at night might also help us get better sleep. Well…maybe.

Duration:00:54:51

Sorry to Bother You Is Great Science Fiction, People

8/25/2018
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The film has been widely praised by critics, but is it getting the credit it deserves as a visionary work of sci-fi?

Duration:01:32:48

Quantum Computing

8/24/2018
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WIRED writer Tom Simonite explains quantum computing to us. Kinda.

Duration:00:37:31

Owning Guns Is Sort of Like Owning Rattlesnakes

8/18/2018
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Author Michael Bishop's 'Rattlesnakes and Men' is about a town where everyone owns a dangerous ophidian.

Duration:01:21:35

What's Up With Elon Musk?

8/17/2018
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Elon Musk's public and sometimes-controversial tweets have triggered a cascade of events in recent weeks. We discuss on the Gadget Lab podcast.

Duration:00:46:31

Vladimir Putin Is Basically Tywin Lannister

8/11/2018
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The title of chess champion Garry Kasparov's book 'Winter Is Coming' is no accident.

Duration:00:59:42

Styli Selfie Sticks

8/10/2018
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It has 512 GB of storage, a huge battery, Fortnite, and a stylus that doubles as a selfie assist. Samsung has gone all out with the new Galaxy Note 9. Why?

Duration:00:45:44

Horror and Politics Have a Lot in Common These Days

8/4/2018
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The genre takes on a whole new facet amidst real-world terrors.

Duration:01:30:13

A Beautifully Distracted Mind

8/3/2018
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Facebook is the latest tech company to hop aboard the "digital wellness" train. We discuss on this week's Gadget Lab podcast.

Duration:00:47:18

The Polity Is Libertarian Space Opera Done Right

7/28/2018
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Sci-fi writer Neal Asher's series is a thrill-ride of grotesque aliens, badass hardware, rogue AIs, and deadly secret agents.

Duration:00:58:13

The New MacBook Pro

7/27/2018
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This week, WIRED's product reviews editor Brendan Nystedt joins the show to run down the particulars of the 2018 MacBook Pro.

Duration:00:50:18

The Ada Lace Books Will Get Girls Interested in STEM

7/21/2018
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Emily Calandrelli's children's books weave in science throughout.

Duration:01:00:42

Juul of the Valley

7/20/2018
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This week, special guest Nitasha Tiku charts Juul's ever-changing relationship with its consumers, its investors, and those who oppose its product.

Duration:00:51:53

Satanists Just Aren’t Scary Anymore

7/14/2018
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The new movie Hereditary is very frightening—but not entirely because of its occult twist.

Duration:01:41:42