Tag Archives: science

The Geek Show - S15E12 - Speedos Mean Party Time!

S15E12 – Speedos Mean Party Time!

News has such a loose meaning these days, and it’s our job to make sure that – at least for the science and technology parts – that status remains as silly as possible. Down with fake news! So what’s been happening this week? Well, one

The Geek Show - S15E11 - Jason Voorhees Ate The Music Industry

S15E11 – Jason Voorhees Ate The Music Industry

Producer Rob and Mark are back with the last episode of The Geek Show for 2017! In the news this week, YouTube attempts to do a music subscription service (again), a Star Wars character popularity poll produces some disturbing Jar Jar-related results, San Francisco think

The Geek Show - S15E10 - The Children of Tight Jeans

S15E10 – The Children of Tight Jeans

Producer Rob is joined by a rather ill Graham for another turn on our chatter-go-round. We kick things off this week with a look at Facebook’s terrible security strategies before moving on to Google, who are offering people the most frightening and soul-destroying job that

The Geek Show - S15E08 - Long Live The Termaidenator

S15E08 – Long Live The Termaidenator

It’s the turn of Andy and Rob to take the helm of our flagship podcast and trawl the waters of science, technology and general geekery to find some interesting (if a little “fishy”), pieces of news. This week our two erstwhile “captains” discover a disturbing

The Geek Show - S15E07 - Old-Fashioned Robot Dating

S15E07 – Old-Fashioned Robot Dating

This week Graham and Rob get scientific with this year’s Ig Nobel Prize and follow-on from last week with more details about The Lord of the Rings’ leap to the small screen. They also discuss some rather odd news for all you burger and pizza

S15E01 – Glam Rock and New Beginnings

We were off for a while, launching our Youtube, travelling about and doing things we utterly regret. You know? Normal Summer stuff. After a couple of months off we return with a new form. We’ve changed a lot over the years, but this is (probably)

The Geek Show - S14E22 - Pooh, The Honey Smuggler 1

S14E22 – Pooh, The Honey Smuggler

We return to the sacred halls of journalism to discover more strange wonders from science and technology news. This week our jumble of oddities includes a man stuck in an ATM, the scientific usage of “derpy”, a crackdown on Winnie the Pooh, Baboon-based power outages,

The Geek Show - S14E20 - I'm Forever Milking Kaiju

S14E20 – I’m Forever Milking Kaiju

After returning from our travels we found a heap of weird technology and science news waiting for us. Kicking things off this week is NATO, who have called a particular global malware attack a declarations of war. After that we allow the strangeness to wash

The Geek Show - S14E18 - Rise of the Cyber Goths

S14E18 – Rise of the Cyber Goths

Apologies for the delay with this episode – it’s been hectic at Casa de Geek Show. This week we return to our usual exploration of the weirder fringes of science and technology news including malware causing power cuts in the Ukraine, space bread, “direct reality”