The People Who Fix Typewriters Have A Job That Still Needs To Be Done (Cool Weird Awesome 375)

Computers and the Internet have changed so much of the world, but older technology that still has a home in the world and there are still people who still make it all work, like the family that runs the Gramercy Typewriter Company in Manhattan. Plus: sitting in a box of ice up to your shoulders may or may not be a job, but the guy who set the world record last week definitely worked.

By |2020-09-07T07:43:56-04:00September 7th, 2020|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , , |

Antarctic Fish Are Helping Us Clear Ice (Cool Weird Awesome 231)

Researchers at UCLA have developed a coating that can take care of persistent ice in winter, and amazingly, it’s all due to fish. Plus: Kendall Diwisch of Edmonton, Alberta. who helped three kittens get unstuck from an icy situation.

By |2020-02-05T09:45:00-05:00February 5th, 2020|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , |