Ungeniused

Ungeniused is a show dedicated to covering the weirdest articles found on Wikipedia. Stephen Hackett and Myke Hurley are here to explain topics and share knowledge you'll never be able to use in real life. Hosted by Myke Hurley and Stephen Hackett.

https://www.relay.fm/ungeniused

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 11m. Bisher sind 97 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint jede zweite Woche
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Expiration Dates


What's the deal with "Best By" and "Sell By" dates? Will taking old medicine hurt you? All of that and more, as Stephen and Myke explore the rather non-specific world of expiration dates.


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   14m
 
 

Nominative Determinism


They say a name can define a person. Sometimes, it just defines their job.


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   9m
 
 

Two Talented Squirrels


Two (or more) small furry animals — Twiggy and Tommy — live on, in our hearts.


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 2019-12-17  8m
 
 

The Loch Ness Monster


Deep under the waters of Loch Ness swims a mystery that has haunted humankind for centuries ... or it could be exploding logs and hoaxes. Who knows.


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 2019-12-03  16m
 
 

Zone of Death


Due to an obscure legal loophole, it's theoretically possible that a criminal could get away with any crime — including murder — in a small corner of Yellowstone National Park.


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 2019-11-19  7m
 
 

The United States Navy Marine Mammal Program


For six decades, the United States Navy Marine Mammal Program has trained sea lions and dolphins to carry out missions around the world. This work includes detecting underwater mines, defending against attack swimmers and more.


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 2019-11-05  11m
 
 

SEALAB


In the 1960s, the U.S. Navy studied long-term diving techniques through the SEALAB program, which included a dolphin assistant, sabotage and a fatal accident.


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 2019-10-22  10m
 
 

Water Slides & Log Flume Rides


This week, the guys talk about water slides and give everyone some fast flume facts and FAQs.


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 2019-10-08  10m
 
 

Bouncy Castles, Tube Men and Other Inflatable Goods


From bouncy castles to dancing Tube Men, inflatable goods make life more exciting, unless you consider the danger or local laws.


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 2019-09-24  8m
 
 

The Buttered Toast Phenomenon & Buttered Cat Paradox


If toast always lands butter-side down, and cats always land on their feet, what happens when a cat falls off a table with a piece of toast strapped to its back?


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 2019-09-10  9m