Tag Archives: Weird

The Geek Show - S15E15 - Wanted Part-Time Rollercoaster Zombie

S15E15 – Wanted: Part-Time Rollercoaster Zombie

The erstwhile Brundlefly of British podcasting – also known as The Geek Show – returns for another tongue-in-cheek romp through the hallowed halls of science and technology news, and this time Rob and Graham – who can more often be found together on that notorious

The Geek Show - S15E13 - Flamethrower Cooking With Elon Musk

S15E13 – Flamethrower Cooking With Elon Musk

It’s time to join Rob and Andy for more news-based shenanigans from the realms of science and technology, and we’re kicking things of this week with some recycling … … on the Moon After that it’s all systems go with potential holodeck technology, stupidity causing

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 - 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

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”

The Geek Show - S14E16 - Sadako Vs. RoboPriest

S14E16 – Sadako Vs. RoboPriest

We have adorable robots and nonsense aplenty this week, so join us as we parade our way through the stranger side of science and technology news (while also discovering why Pepé Le Pew is the worst). With Samsung’s security, pacemaker hacking, teaching AIs in Paris,

The Geek Show - S14E14 - Iggle Piggle's Army of War Drones

S14E14 – Iggle Piggle’s Army of War Drones

Another week, another odd episode title that defies all sense of reason or logic. It’s a theme that’s continued throughout the show as we discuss electoral Snapchat, pirates, London trains, prison drones, KitKat’s, xenomorphs, Russia (twice), and social realism for clowns. It’s a mad, mad,

The Geek Show - S14E12 - The Shortness of Short Shorts

S14E12 – The Shortness of Short Shorts

We return to the treasure trove of science and technology news, and as always there are some great goodies. This week we discover Uber’s flying cars, NASA’s space chainmail, scientific proof that humans are the best at throwing, the slight madness of James Cracknell, strange