The WEIRD Show
By the Encaffeinated ONE
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A weekly roundup of the weird, strange, odd, wonderful, unusual stories I find, loosely organized. A lighthearted yet honest & hopeful look at the world of UFOs, bigfoot, ghosts, magic, frontier/fringe science & the strange beings that we are.
||CleanTWS362: Trumpet Return||On the show this week: Space Rocks; It Thinks It Can't; Still, Life; Mind interfering with Matter; There Are No Words; CQ: Which will come first: Homo Sapiens Roboticus, in which symbiotic AI are merged with human beings, or Roboticus Sapiens,||8 7 2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanTWS361: Balticon50 Panel: “Looking At The World In A WEIRD Way”||A recording of my panel at Balticon 50, an oddly-improv'd discussion called "Looking at the world in a WEIRD way".||5 7 2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanTWS360: Take-out Leftovers||On the show this week: Patient, Heal Thy Self; CQ: Everybody compared inventions for ages as "the best thing since sliced bread". Tell me a modern equivalent: what's an invention in the last 20 years that seems relatively simple,||26 5 2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanTWS359: Indirect Experience||On the show this week: Places Lost And Found; True Tales of Medical Fiction; Mechanical Animal; Some Call It The Dance; Triumph of Belief; Food For Naught; There Are No Small Inventions; CQ: Has humanity already transformed sufficiently to make current...||21 5 2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanTWS358: Mental Space Is Long Division||On the show this week: Well Isn't That Spacial; Science Friction-less; Extras; CQ: Which is better: seeking to uplift animals to near- or above-human intelligence, or creating entirely new, artificial intelligent beings?||11 5 2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanTWS357: Remaking The World In Its Own Image||On the show this week: 2-Way Mirror Shades; Distance Education; Mind Love; Outertainment; CQ: Do we have the obligation to change the world -- or the obligation to change ourselves to fit in the world? - Feedback from Rich the TT! -||28 4 2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanTWS356: Opening A Door That Doesn’t Exist||On the show this week: Real Virtual; Look To The Skies; Robots Art Changing; Environmental Relapse; Displaced Extras; CQ: What should people be taught: what they *should* know, or what they *need* to know? - Full list of 17 articles after the jump!||21 4 2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanTWS355: Mind Don’t If I Do||On the show this week: Improbable Byproduct; Emotional Journey; Transferring Science Credits; Off This Rockl CQ: When it comes to the days-of-the-week in the future, we will just extend or shorten the list of named days we currently use,||15 4 2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanTWS354: Common Factors Don’t Add Up||On the show this week: Virtually Intelligent Thing To Do; Universal Discrimination; History Teaches Us Nothing; Extrasl CQ: Who will win the space race: the military, scientists, the civilians, or the business sector? And what will "winning" look like?||7 4 2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanTWS353: Friend Rousing||On the show this week: Non-traditional Animals (a little); Life is Hard; Organic Life; Unidentified Fluential Object; CQ: The challenge this week is: support the station which has supported this show for its entire life -- and now supports Mark directly!||6 4 2016||Free||View In iTunes|