TWS292: I Thought What’s Old Is News

On October 9, 2014, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS292 logoOn the show this week:

  • Front Page
  • Awl In Your Head
  • Big Hairy Deal
  • Space is both Out and In
  • Extras

CQ: If computers and robots could have free will, can we turn it off when we don’t like it?

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TWS283: Earth-borne, Space-bound

On April 24, 2014, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS283 logoOn the show this week:

  • Front Page
  • Eyes on Space
  • In The Flesh
  • Extras

CQ: Most persistent, ancient holidays seem to be apparently religion acting as mass psychologists to celebrate good times and counter-program against dark times (like Winter) — so should psychologists (under the guise, perhaps, of governments) be put to work creating holidays and celebrations that will be used in space, on Mars, or on future planets — or should such celebrations only be allowed to develop “organically” from a combination of mass meme and clever capitalism?

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TWS273: A Fresh Old Start

On January 22, 2014, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS273: A Fresh Old Start

TWS273 logoOn the show this week:

  • Front Page
  • Broken Premises
  • The Unnatural World
  • Historical Blindness
  • Extras

CQ: What one thing would a person from the year 2014 find recognizeable in humanity or its creations in the year 20014? What would have radically changed the most?

Full list of 36 articles after the jump!

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TWS268: Fogmented Reality

On December 2, 2013, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS268 logoOn the show this week:

  • Front Page
  • Message In A Battle
  • Extras

CQ: Google Glass seems to have finally inspired a generation of the mainstream to consider either virtual reality (VR) or augmented reality (AR) — even though its been decades since they were first considered. So, what’s your proposal for a mind-blowing or just plain everyday-normal-weird activity we’ll do with this new-found virtual or augmented world?

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TWS266: Time To Split Heirs Again

On October 22, 2013, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS266 logoOn the show this week:

  • Front Page
  • It’s All In Your Head
  • Yeti Spaghetti
  • Extras

CQ: One of the problems with most films that depict the future is that they feel unrealistic: either not enough has changed, or too much. Discuss how your favourite time travel film deals with this, and what makes it successful or unsuccessful.

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TWS250: Sometimes, the Sillhouette of Knowledge Is All

On June 8, 2013, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS250 logoOn the show this week:

  • Front Page
  • The Limerick of Life
  • By The Numbers (Approximately)
  • Stupid, Funny or Awesome?

CQ: How can some humour or knowledge can only be understood in a single language — and will we ever reach a state of “universal language” in which all things can be described?

Full list of 31 articles after the jump!

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TWS248: No Place Like Home 2.0

On May 18, 2013, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS248 logoOn the show this week:

  • Front Page
  • An Unnatural Selection
  • Signs of Parallel Universes
  • A Sense of Place
  • Extras

CQ: Has humanity become too risk-averse to properly allow a generation of space explorers?

Full list of 34 articles after the jump!

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TWS245: In Search of a Deer Stalker Hat

On April 27, 2013, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS245 logoOn the show this week:

  • Front Page
  • From Down Here
  • From Within
  • From Up There
  • That’s Entertainment
  • Extras

CQ: What would you put in a 10-year time capsule — and how does that differ from what you would have put a decade ago?

John Mierau’s Walk the Fire anthology, Volume 2 Kickstarter

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TWS228: By The Care of My China-Chin-Chin!

On July 7, 2012, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS228: By The Care of My China-Chin-Chin!

CQ: Are we in danger of being the generation that never grew up? Or are we just the generation that never grew old?

Promo: Technorama (technorama.com) – a weekly geekly.

On the show this week:

  • Front Page
  • The Bend Of Life
  • Beards, Beasts and Politics
  • Extras

Full list of 46 articles after the jump!

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TWS211: The Unnatural Deception of the Natural World

On February 4, 2012, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS211: The Unnatural Deception of the Natural World

CQ: With all the information overload we’re experiencing these days, should we just give up and forget history?

CQ: What if there had been another highly intelligent species on Earth?

Bumper: Alexa Chipman of Broken Sea’s Maudelayne – a very awesome audio drama series about the strange goings-on at Maudelayne College, where myth invades relaity!

Promo: Clinton from Comedy4Cast – another fine example of the comedy genre called “I’ve got so many voices in my head, I can cast an entire comedy radio show from them”!

On the show this week:

  • Front Page
  • Sounds Interesting, Sounds Fishy
  • History is full of Dead Things
  • It’s a Jungle Out There (And In There, Too)
  • Extras

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