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

#75: Chicago Tylenol Murders

March 26th, 2019 · 11 minutes

In 1982, a series of murders rocked the country and changed consumer packaging forever.

#74: Pi Day

March 14th, 2019 · 12 minutes

Happy 3/14, everyone!

#73: Rainbows

February 25th, 2019 · 9 minutes

These optical phenomena can make anyone's day a little brighter.

#72: The Future of Earth

February 12th, 2019 · 11 minutes

One day, our Pale Blue Dot will become a fiery landscape of destruction.

#71: Animals with Fraudulent Diplomas & The Work of F. D. C. Willard

January 29th, 2019 · 10 minutes

Between diploma mills and lazy physicists, some animals have a pretty impressive educational status.

#70: The National Geographic Society

January 15th, 2019 · 11 minutes

From magazines to television, conservation and preservation, the The National Geographic Society has been working to make the world a better place since 1888.

#69: Times Square Ball

January 1st, 2019 · 12 minutes

Every January 1, New Yorkers count in the new year by dropping a ball. As it turns out, that's is more complicated than it would seem.

#68: Hermitage Cats & The Chief Mouser

December 18th, 2018 · 9 minutes

From a Russian art museum to 10 Downing Street, cats are hard at work, keeping mice at bay.

#67: The Great Canadian Maple Syrup Heist

November 20th, 2018 · 8 minutes

Between 2011 and 2012, nearly 3,000 tons of maple syrup were stolen from the International Strategic Reserve. Yes, that's a thing.

#66: Pneumatic Tube Mail in New York City

November 6th, 2018 · 12 minutes

Back in the day, some residents of New York City received their mail via a complex underground tube system. This episode was recorded live in Manhattan.