It’s The Birthday of “Steady” Ed Headrick, the “Father of Disc Golf” (Cool Weird Awesome 561)

It's the birthday of the guy who took two sports and fused them into one: Ed Headrick, known today as the Father of Disc Golf. Here's some of his story.

By |2024-02-26T07:54:15-05:00June 28, 2021|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , , , , |

It’s Not Just A Giant American Flag, It’s Superflag (Cool Weird Awesome 556)

For Flag Day, we present the story of Superflag, a 505 foot long, 255 foot tall American flag that was once flown over Hoover Dam (because they don't make flagpoles that large). Plus: a Durham University study finds people can use click-based echolocation effectively in the real world after just 10 weeks of practice! 

By |2024-06-14T06:43:14-04:00June 14, 2021|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , |
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