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3 01, 2020

Recycled Milk Bottles Apparently Make Great Road Surfaces (Cool Weird Awesome 208)

By |2020-01-02T07:29:04-05:00January 3rd, 2020|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , , |

In South Africa, a construction company has started producing and using a more eco-friendly asphalt that contains plastic pellets that come from recycled milk bottles. Plus: meet a mayor in Texas who’s bringing a VERY fresh perspective to the job.

2 01, 2020

Eddie Shore, The Hockey Player Who Would Do Anything To Make The Game (Cool Weird Awesome 207)

By |2020-01-02T06:56:38-05:00January 2nd, 2020|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , |

Bruins defenseman Eddie Shore missed his team's train from Boston to Montreal for a must-win game against the Canadiens. So he did what anyone would do: drove 350 miles in a blizzard without a windshield to get there. Plus: DriveTanks in Uvalde, Texas, puts you in charge of a Chieftain MKG tank, though car crushing and flamethrowers are extra.

1 01, 2020

When New Year’s Meant Going To The White House To Shake Hands With The President (Cool Weird Awesome 206)

By |2020-01-02T06:52:51-05:00January 1st, 2020|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , |

For years, on New Year’s Day, Americans could go the White House and shake hands with the president. It's a tradition that went back to John Adams and the early days of the Executive Mansion. Plus: starting the new year by ending an old relationship? Meet the Breakup Lightbulb!

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