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

#201: Clock of the Long Now

December 12th, 2023 · 12 minutes

Your Apple Watch won't keep time for 10,000 years, but this project aims to build a clock that can.

#200: Dates Predicted for Apocalyptic Events

November 28th, 2023 · 14 minutes

Over the centuries, many people have predicted when the world will end. So far, none of them have been correct.

#199: The Keene Pumpkin Festival Riots

November 14th, 2023 · 10 minutes

This week, the guys return to Keene, New Hampshire, to talk about the dark side of the town's jack-o'-lantern events.

#198: Jack-o'-lanterns

October 31st, 2023 · 6 minutes

Don't mess with Keene, New Hampshire.

#197: Shoe-fitting Fluoroscope

October 17th, 2023 · 14 minutes

Can I help you try on this shoe? Insert your foot into this dodgy X-ray machine!

#196: Chain Letters

October 3rd, 2023 · 11 minutes

Listen to this episode and share it with five of your friends, or something bad may happen.

#195: Worm Charming

September 19th, 2023 · 14 minutes

Attracting earthworms from underground is one heck of a sport.

#194: The Republic of Rose Island

September 5th, 2023 · 9 minutes

In the late 1960s, the grooviest place to be was a platform off the coast of Italy... for two months, anyway.

#193: John Hancock Tower

August 22nd, 2023 · 10 minutes

This 60-story, 790-foot skyscraper towered over Boston when it opened in 1976, and thankfully is still upright, despite some startling structural issues.

#192: The Citicorp Center Engineering Crisis

August 8th, 2023 · 11 minutes

The Citicorp Center's unique design turned heads when it opened in the 1970s. Little did people know that the building was in danger of collapse until secret repairs could be made.