Podcasts – Weird Things

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How would you fight a Yeti in hand to hand combat? Would you attempt to sell your soul to the devil in the interest of science? How can you prepare for a zombie apocalypse? Find out all of this and more every week on the Weird Things podcast, where your hosts, Andrew Mayne, Justin Robert Young and Brian Brushwood probe the most challenging questions about the paranormal, supernatural and fringe.

Radioactive threats-no Imagine Dragons needed. Handheld solutions to high-tech surveillence at protests. Porch presents! Nuke Mars! Nuke Mars? Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line "Weird Things." Picks: Andrew: TRON
WT: Batteries! Aug. 14, 2019
The Groundhogs Day effects of algorithm-based news feeds and being locked in a content cage. Would you sign up for a radical "blue pill" escapism lifestyle? A new competitor in the reusable rocketry game. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gma
WT: BYOPVC Aug. 6, 2019
The page may be shut down, but the Raid Area 51 craze continues. Man crosses English Channel on hoverboard! LightSail has successfully unfurled. Andrew's Ghost Diver special aired on Friday. How was it shooting the special and could there be a follo
WT: Loose Skull Threads July 30, 2019
Andrew's Shark Week special "Andrew Mayne: Ghost Diver" premieres August 2nd at 9pmET/PT on Discovery. Breaking down the brain-interface technology, Neuralink, which was presented two weeks ago. See the full presentation here. A fiery up
WT: Shark Attack! July 23, 2019
Andrew's Shark Week special "Andrew Mayne: Ghost Diver" premieres August 2nd at 9pm on Discovery. What's some of the skinny on trying to do magic for sharks? An old TV pitch that the Weird Things boys almost got made. 50 years afte
WT: Dignity Check July 16, 2019
Weird news of the week with Bryce, Justin, and Brian-just like it always is! Neuralink is about to finally announce what they do. An infestation in Florida. Naruto running to save ET. A remote island about to lose something small, but interesting. G
WT: Dr. Skynet July 9, 2019
The Earth shook-twice!! What's more dangerous: earthquakes or tornados? How dangerous would an extended solar flare be today? SpaceX updates: Raptor engine test and a caught fairing. How much is acceptable cell phone camera image processing? A
WT: Floppycast July 2, 2019
NASA's going after Thanos with nuclear power. Electric aviation? Could you get a podcast on a floppy disc? Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line "Weird Things." Picks: Andrew: Moss (Oculus Quest) and Strange Angel Ju
World's greatest rocket launch again…yawn! How much will the world's biggest airplane sell for? Throw out your clocks! Get scared!!! Why so many UFO sightings lately? The certainty of conspiracy theories. Got something weird? Email neshc
WT: Resting Toaster Face June 18, 2019
Magic tragedy in India. How can you do "risky" things while being appropriately safe and practiced? Preserved and discovered after 40,000 years. Andrew's got a confession. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line &#8220
AT: Massive Is Happy June 12, 2019
"Listener" "Arthur" wants to know how to get over anxiety to finish projects, not just start them. How do you monetize a service that gets more expensive as it gets more popular? Fleshing out what Andrew can do with Audiomatic. Sen
WT: Judge Judy In Space June 11, 2019
A big loss in aerospace. Protests at Tesla over price shifting. Tourism at the ISS. Space crime in space. A heart-warming story of amputation. With E3 this week, what are gaming trends we can expect? Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject l
See that glimmer in the sky? That's data! Would you give up a view for better internet? Does Brian want to walk away from his achievements or just other people? What does a world of cordless VR mean for outdoor spaces and grouped VR experiences? Got
WT: Bambi Burger May 27, 2019
It's a strong time for meat-alternatives with the Beyond Meat IPO and Impossible Whopper. Where is the next step for meat-alternatives? When will it be the norm? Uh-oh, an asteroid is almost going to impact Earth. See more here. Got something weird?
WT: In A Jar May 20, 2019
If there was a civilization before humans, how would we know? Where would it be and what signs should we expect? Can we turn a brain back on-and how should we? Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line "Weird Things." Pi
WT: Bezos Mons May 14, 2019
Andrew's CONVINCED we're living in a simulation. Breaking down Blue Origin's big moon presentation. Home-building innovation coming to places of poverty. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line "Weird Things.&#82
An avian conspiracy sparks the question, "what fringe conspiracy theory could you believe?" The Drake equation and how likely we are to be in a simulation universe. A theory of bots consuming content and buying goods. Got something weird? Emai
It was a big week between Avengers: Endgame and Game of Thrones and we're here to give our spoiler-filled reactions. Spoilers for each are kept in their respective portions. Avengers: Endgame discussion and spoilers start 2:50. Game of Thrones 803 &
WT: Goblin-Monger April 23, 2019
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." Pic
WT: Sea-Mammoths? April 16, 2019
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 Thi