The Speed Camera That Thought It Caught A Car Going 437 MPH (Cool Weird Awesome 341)

There was a story out of Italy where a driver got a ticket for driving 437 miles per hour. Since that's almost three times as fast as the car could legitimately go, it's believed to have been a malfunction of a local speed camera. Plus: the creations of cabinet maker Henk Verhoeff aren't malfunctioning, they're meant to be, as the artist put it, "broken and weird."

By |2020-07-14T08:00:01-04:00July 14th, 2020|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , |

You Can’t Beat Furniture Grown On The Farm (Cool Weird Awesome 139)

Gavin and Alice Munro run a furniture farm in England. That's right, rather than turning trees into lumber and using that to make chairs, tables and sofas, they shape living trees into furniture, to be more sustainable. Plus: today marks 15 years since the city of Melbourne dedicated a street in honor of the band AC/DC.

By |2019-10-01T09:11:43-04:00October 1st, 2019|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , |