Ungeniused is a show dedicated to covering the weirdest articles found on Wikipedia. Stephen Hackett and Myke Hurley are here to explain topics and share knowledge you'll never be able to use in real life.

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#26: The Texas City Disasters

June 7th, 2017 · 11 minutes

The port city of Texas City, Texas has witnessed not one, but two, explosive accidents over the last century. With hundreds dead and even more injured, this city has seen more than its fair share of disasters.

#25: Three Unusual Sports

May 24th, 2017 · 8 minutes

Things like basketball and football are so mainstream. Maybe it's time to stand out as at athlete in a more unique sport.

#24: Six Modern Pyramids

May 10th, 2017 · 12 minutes

When Myke was young, he wanted to be an Egyptologist. Unaware of his co-host's childhood dreams, Stephen booked a world-wide tour of modern pyramids.

#23: Moon Landing Conspiracy Theories

April 12th, 2017 · 17 minutes

From 1969 to 1972, twelve astronauts walked on the moon. OR DID THEY?

#22: Selfie-related Deaths

March 29th, 2017 · 13 minutes

Getting that perfect snap is not worth your life.

#21: Palace of the Parliament

March 15th, 2017 · 14 minutes

"Go big or go home" certainly describes the home of The People's House, a 3.9 million square foot mammoth of a building in Romania.

#20: The Great Molasses Flood

March 1st, 2017 · 10 minutes

On January 15, 1919, the Great Molasses Flood killed 21 and injured 150 more in Boston.

#19: The Caning of Charles Sumner

February 15th, 2017 · 10 minutes

On May 22, 1856, Preston Brooks attacked Charles Sumner on the floor of the U.S. Senate, striking him repeatedly with a cane until he was unconscious.

#18: Centralia, Pennsylvania

February 1st, 2017 · 13 minutes

Get out your maps! We're going to a mining town.

Or what's left of one, at least.

#17: Concorde

January 18th, 2017 · 17 minutes

London to New York in three hours. Welcome to Concorde.