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WT: Invisible Backhand

7/17/2018
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Computers can replace blue-collar work, but what about fashion design? New footage of Magic Leap AR is…well… Mission Quest: A Del Taco has blown up and the boys need to find a way to tell the world about a deadly “black comet.” Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: AMC Stubs […]

Duration:01:20:20

WT: Number One Killing Machine

7/10/2018
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A tight squeeze. The myth of “funding your passion.” The dinosaur menace is coming! Can we contain it? Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: America! Justin: Philips Hue Bryce: Grand Theft Auto Online Subscribe to the Weird Things podcast on iTunes Podcast RSS feed Episode archive Follow us on Facebook […]

Duration:00:59:37

WT: Universal

7/3/2018
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Tesla hit a production milestone. The outer space connection to cruise ships. A lengthy conversation on universal basic income. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: Commanding Heights and Free to Choose (video series) Justin: Hardcore History – Kings of Kings Brian: The Gentleman Bastard series Bryce: Lumines Remastered Subscribe to […]

Duration:01:12:40

WT: Laser Propulsion (w/ Johnathan Madajian)

6/26/2018
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Andrew and Justin are joined by Johnathan Madajian, lab coordinator of the UCSB Experimental Cosmology Group, to talk about the awe-inspiring science behind using lasers to propel objects into space and deflect asteroids. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: BLACK+DECKER Pivot-Driver Justin: Hardcore History: King of Kings trilogy Johnathan: Never […]

Duration:01:05:56

WT: Free-Range, Organic, All-Natural Uranium

6/19/2018
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A US Space Force has just been announced. What does that look like and who are the other actors in play? Chicago may see a Musk-funded loop from O’Hare to downtown. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: Atom editor Justin: Incredibles 2 Bryce: SOPHIE – OIL OF EVERY PEARL’S UN-INSIDES […]

Duration:01:21:41

WT: The Plight of the Future Man

6/5/2018
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Shocking discovery of a time-traveler! Andrew’s “run-in” with a major news story. AI’s fighting with each other…for good! Virtual selves? A new journey begins: Mission Quest! A life-changing encounter in Del Taco. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: AirPods Justin: The Handmaid’s Tale Brian: The Gentleman Bastard series Bryce: Persona […]

Duration:01:29:05

WT: Wolf Runner

5/28/2018
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It’s a mysterious creature sighting–Sinclaire and Sherbert are on the case! Hybridization and species similarities. AI: it’s not perfect! Here’s the article Andrew referenced. How Facebook and YouTube will need to wield machine learning in the near-future. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: Mirage Solo with Daydream Justin: Legion Bryce: […]

Duration:01:19:04

WT: Tunnel Snails Rule

5/22/2018
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A new real-world test of the EM drive and some answers. An update on the Boring Company and its plan to add more mass-transit to LA. Concerns and questions, but it’s still early. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: Fire HD Tablet Justin: Deadpool 2 Brian: Prismata Bryce: The Rachel […]

Duration:01:22:20

WT: Don’t Eat Andrew Mayne

5/15/2018
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Andrew talks a little about his murky secret project. Hanna-Barbera-AI. SpaceX makes us yawn. Drag-and-drop machine learning? A real Google secretary–what are the implications of more adanced robo-calls? Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: The Expanse and Westworld and Oculus Go Justin: The Americans Brian: Cobra Kai Bryce: Stardew Valley […]

Duration:01:14:35

WT: Voluntary Apocalypse

5/9/2018
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Android Mayne is back from Hell/Atlantis/the North Pole. VR is now cheap and wireless. Is the race over? Andrew’s impressions of the Oculus GO. Is there a brewing public backlash against the hyper-rich? #JourneyQuest: The boys have a sneaky plan to finally defeat Evil Bryce. Will it work or are they doomed forever and for […]

Duration:01:39:39

WT: Patriot dot Eagle slash Cyborgi

5/1/2018
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Get your insurance and swap info. Machine learning is able to synthesize content, but how can it be reigned in? Blue Origin and Virgin Hyperloop One make moves. Plus, breaking down an…interesting idea for restaurant innovation. Yeah, let’s call it “innovation.” Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Justin: Simone Giertz and […]

Duration:01:13:05

WT: Nuke The Monuments

4/24/2018
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It’s chuckles galore as we discover a new input device. Plus, a new partnership in virtual sightseeing, a frightening farm, plus SNAKES! No After Things this week–it will return next week! Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Justin: Westworld Brian: Lost In Space Bryce: Aggretsuko Subscribe to the Weird Things podcast […]

Duration:01:05:47

WT: Grandpa’s Dice Now

4/17/2018
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A new way to destroy your corpse. Milk: How It Gets Made. Imagine a universal language. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Justin: Atlanta Brian: Lost in Space Bryce: Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony Subscribe to the Weird Things podcast on iTunes Podcast RSS feed Episode archive Follow us on Facebook Download […]

Duration:01:28:08

WT: His Very Large Tool

4/11/2018
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Andrew’s back and ready to bring the weird. Elon showed off his big new tool. Vindication in the SpaceX Zuma story–who was really at fault? Learning styles: fact or fiction? Can you listen and read and pat your stomach at the same time? #JourneyQuest: Oh no, did the guys give the nuclear codes to the […]

Duration:01:27:15

WT: Freddy AI

4/3/2018
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Artificial intelligence is getting mad. How could AI affect sports and the arts? Plus, the ocean’s space graveyard. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Justin: The Death of Stalin Brian: The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling Subscribe to the Weird Things podcast on iTunes Podcast RSS feed Episode archive Follow us […]

Duration:01:15:45

WT: Get The Cane!

3/27/2018
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Skiing on Mars, a new man-made rocket, and time crystals. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Justin: The Real Making of the President Brian: Enlightenment Now Bryce: Sakanaction – sakanaction (now on Spotify) Subscribe to the Weird Things podcast on iTunes Podcast RSS feed Episode archive Follow us on Facebook Download […]

Duration:00:58:59

WT: Multihops

3/20/2018
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Andrew’s still on location, but we explore tech for mad hops, the possibility of a multiverse, and a difficult moral dilemma. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Justin: The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Brian: Conspiracy Bryce: Terrace House: Opening New Doors Subscribe to the Weird Things podcast on iTunes Podcast RSS feed […]

Duration:01:14:21

WT: There Will Be Pickaxes

3/13/2018
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Hidden treasure in a death pit. Your favorite investigative duo is back with their trademark catch phrase! We stopped dreaming…about UFOs. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Justin: Chris Rock: Tamborine Brian: Night Attack live from SXSW Bryce: Love Subscribe to the Weird Things podcast on iTunes Podcast RSS feed Episode […]

Duration:01:03:36

WT: Borged By Cows

3/6/2018
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How cautious should we be of increasing AI functionality? Is the doomsaying justified? Predictions on early nasty AI. Cow products minus cows! Nanotech means we can finally get our ten-thousand hugs. #JourneyQuest: It seems Bryce Dave’d himself already? Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: Raise3D N2 PlusFFF 3D printer Justin: […]

Duration:01:23:38

WT: Spinning Rockets

2/27/2018
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Is a merging of technology the solution to hyper-immersion? The miniaturization of tech. Real-life rocket trebuchets. #JourneyQuest: Finally in Bryce Vegas, the boys are going to try to Dave Good Bryce as leader of Bryce Vegas or blow it all up. Either or. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.” Picks: Andrew: The […]

Duration:01:33:30