A podcast of fascinating facts! What do extraterrestrial radio signals and a mushroom from Texas have in common? What is a “number station“ and why is it so spine-tinglingly creepy? Join comedians Shane Rogers and Duncan MacEwan for an entertaining and hilarious deep-dive into obscure facts from science, history and pop culture. A new topic each week!

December 2, 2021

Terrible Tools and Awful Inventions

Some inventions are commercial failures (see episode 45), and some are failures of such moral and/or epic proportions that the repercussions reverberate throughout history. These are those failures. 



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In this episode:  

  • Land Mines
  • Smell-O-Vision
  • Sony XCP
  • Zepellins 
  • Shutter Shades


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