Ungeniused is a show dedicated to covering the weirdest articles found on Wikipedia and sharing knowledge you'll (probably) never be able to use in real life.



Latest Episodes

#85: World's Fairs

August 13th, 2019 · 9 minutes

World's fairs have been held for over 200 years to highlight advances in technology and progress as the nations continue to march toward the future.

#84: Balloonfest '86

August 1st, 2019 · 8 minutes

It sounds like releasing 1.5 million balloons to raise money would be a good idea, but in 1986, the people of Cleveland, Ohio learned that it is not.

#83: Plastic Flamingos and Garden Gnomes

July 16th, 2019 · 9 minutes

There are a wide range of garden decorations out there, but some are far classier than others.

#82: Reading Rainbow

July 2nd, 2019 · 9 minutes

Reading Rainbow was hugely influential on a generation of kids, but you don't have to take our word for it.

#81: High Fives

June 18th, 2019 · 9 minutes

High fives can be used as a rad greeting or a sick burn, and they can even help you keep from getting sick.

#80: The Winchester Mystery House

June 4th, 2019 · 8 minutes

San Jose, California is home to the Winchester Mystery House, a sprawling mansion built over nearly four decades.

#79: The Seventh-inning Stretch

May 21st, 2019 · 8 minutes

If you think baseball is boring and slow, there is good news: you get to take a break, even as a fan!

#78: Rain of Animals

May 7th, 2019 · 9 minutes

It isn't cats and dogs, but rains including fish, frogs and spiders have been recorded around the world.

#77: 420

April 20th, 2019 · 10 minutes

Started as a terrible codename by some high school friends in the early 1970s, 420 is now a worldwide phenomenon.

#76: Three More Unusual Sports

April 9th, 2019 · 17 minutes

This time, Stephen and Myke discuss extreme ironing, lawn mower racing and egg tapping.