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WT: Goblin-Monger

4/23/2019
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Elon Musk had a bit of a weekend with two explosive news stories. Black hole picture! Black hole picture! Still the western world’s #1 source for goblin news. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: Amarey robot vacuum Justin: Game of Thrones Brian: I Expect You To Die Bryce: Homecoming: A […]

Duration:00:52:26

WT: Sea-Mammoths?

4/16/2019
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It’s tax day. What would a future with minimum basic income do to deal with taxes in a world of abundance? A case for Brick and Bri Bri. Wooly mammoths back to life (kinda)! Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: How I Built This Brian: An Economist Walks into a […]

Duration:00:55:10

WT: Dog Spirit

4/2/2019
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What’s the worst thing that could happen to a hospital? A bridge and it’s not made of rainbows! America going back to the moon: is the news of a return feasible? Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Hopsital footage from this episode Picks: Andrew: AirPods 2 Justin: Us Brian: Us and Trailer […]

Duration:00:53:33

WT: The Good Boy Cloning Program

3/26/2019
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A clean shed mystery. Playing god with critters–would it be okay? Is cloning for service moral? Cloning for food? Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: Amazon’s Chase credit card and Justin: Deadwood and Veep Brian: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9561862/ Bryce: Us Support Weird Things on PatreonSubscribe to the Weird Things podcast on iTunes […]

Duration:01:03:18

AT: Procedure Through Error

3/21/2019
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Listener https443 wants to know what our final steps are before publishing. Is it a checklist or just a feeling? How have our social media habits changed as the social landscape has changed? Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.” Picks: Andrew: Masters of Scale with Kevin Systrom and Masters of Scale […]

Duration:00:51:43

WT: 500 Days of Poles

3/19/2019
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Sit on THIS (gestures to a flag pole). Face mapping and virtual reconstruction is brought to another level. What does it mean to be “live”? Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: Masters of Scale Justin: Schitt’s Creek Brian: Apollo 11 Bryce: Hypnospace Outlaw Support Weird Things on PatreonSubscribe to the […]

Duration:00:53:02

WT: Sgt. Pepper’s Zombie Corpse Club Band

3/11/2019
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We’re back from SXSW to bring you more weird and wild. Here’s an idea: we kill Brian–just for a bit. The moon quite a dry drink, isn’t it? Let’s go do a 5K. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: https://www.bose.com/en_us/products/headphones/wireless_headphones.html Justin and Brian: South By So Wasted 2019 podcast coming […]

Duration:00:53:08

WT: No, I Work For NASA

3/5/2019
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Andrew got to visit NASA to watch the Dragon Crew Capsule launch. What does this mean for the future of sending humans on American spacecrafts this year? Airplane critters. Can science eke out if non-conformity is conformist? Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: NASA on YouTube and Elon Musk x […]

Duration:00:45:38

WT: Bench Press A Moon Base

2/26/2019
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Death! The stench of death in Brazil! BAM ZOOM SpaceX to the moon and other space updates. Check out Andrew’s new tool for podcasters, PodcastLink.com Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: The Expanse and Defunctland Justin: A Star is Born Brian: How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World Bryce: […]

Duration:00:56:23

WT: Chaos Vaccine

2/18/2019
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OpenAI reveals a new artificial intelligence to generate news articles. We can see technology synthesize impressive new ideas, so how to we brace ourselves? Plus, Lord of the Rings fanfiction! Saying goodbye to one of our watery friends. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: Ex Machina and Transcendence and Demon […]

Duration:01:11:18

WT: Look Who’s Marsing Now

2/12/2019
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Brains in a jar! Hacking life turns out to be a huge exploit. Big news: Mars One is no more. A look back at its troubled history and we pass judgement. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: Galaxy Quest Justin: Russian Doll Brian: Swiss Army Man Bryce: The Handmaid’s Tale […]

Duration:00:53:22

WT: Glowing Nuts

2/5/2019
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This is an important one: we’re going to solve the world’s unsolved mysteries! Well, at least most of them. Pink squirrels! Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: All’s Well: A Night Attack Album Justin, Brian, Bryce: Murder Theory from Andrew Mayne Support Weird Things on Patreon Subscribe to the Weird […]

Duration:00:44:53

WT: Electricity Soup

1/29/2019
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Planet Nine: is it even a planet? An unauthorized space launch means a heavy fine. Is there something out there or just weather phenomena? Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: Sliders Justin: Future Man Brian: Glass Bryce: Schitt’s Creek Support Weird Things on Patreon Subscribe to the Weird Things podcast […]

Duration:00:59:24

WT: I Only Click on Arby’s Ads

1/22/2019
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The Super Blood Wolf Moon brings out the weird crew! Deep fakes will undoubtedly affect the news landscape in the short term. Are there any solutions now and what could hypothetically solve it? A new type of rain in Brazil. The speed of light is fast, but is it really THAT fast? Got something weird? […]

Duration:01:08:44

WT: Boulevard of Broken Fiber Dreams

1/15/2019
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Fusion energy: if we’re a decade away from widespread use, what does a fusion energy future look like? 5G is definitely on the way. Will telecoms treat users right in a wireless nirvana? GMO foods: the latest illogical craze since flouride in the water. And a living Christmas tree?! Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject […]

Duration:01:18:06

WT: You Wouldn’t Hit a Man With Spectacles (fixed)

1/8/2019
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Andrew has some choice words for SnapChat. We play: What Am I Poking? Clinging to this mortal coil. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: Key and Peele and The Kominsky Method Justin: True Detective, season 1 Brian: Moby Dick, narrated by Frank Muller Bryce: Awesome Games Done Quick Support Weird […]

Duration:01:00:30

WT: Plastic Straw Cleanse

1/1/2019
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It’s a new year and we’re here to talk pedestrian fatalities. Walk and drive safely! 2019 is upon us–how does our present compare to the fictionalized versions of 2019 like Blade Runner and Running Man? Also, drones create holiday hell in England. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: Aquaman Justin: […]

WT: Cold Mars

12/24/2018
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A SpaceX BFR/Starship update. Water-ice on Mars? It’s more likely than you think! When can we put a person on Mars? Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: The Ballad of Buster Scruggs Justin: Aquaman Subscribe to the Weird Things podcast on iTunes Podcast RSS feed Episode archive Follow us on […]

Duration:00:56:37

WT: Empty Space Sensations

12/11/2018
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Voyager 2 has reached a new point in space! Elon was on 60 Minutes. We’re living in the future and “the mother of all demos” reminds us of how far we’ve come in 50 years. A perfect island vacation! What future tech would you buy for a dollar? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: […]

Duration:01:10:46

WT: Dirty Rocket

12/4/2018
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An update on gene-edited babies from last week. Machine learning has learned to fold! An adventure in first-class. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: Paddington 2 Justin: Doctor Who Brian: Darknet Diaries Bryce: EXAPUNKS Support Weird Things on Patreon Subscribe to the Weird Things podcast on iTunes Podcast RSS feed […]

Duration:01:23:32