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It’s Not Rocket Surgery Episode 126, the crew discuss Elon Musk and Facebooks plans for the Brain-Computer Interface and other Skynet-type news, Earth Day, movies, space .. and other random interesting science, technology and geek culture stories caught their interest during the week.

Links to stories mentioned during the show are available on request.

Download Ep.126 (51MB)

Songs Played:
Hey Sexy Lady – Shaggy
My Girl Likes To Party All The Time – Eddie Murphy
Pinball Wizard (in the style of Falsom Prison Blues) – Puddles Pitty Party
Oh Carolina – Shaggy
Ice Ice Baby – Vanilla Ice
Happy Birthday – Stevie Wonder
The Stroke – Billy Squier

It’s Not Rocket Surgery Episode 125, the crew cobbled together a last minute Easter Show… to discuss the Star Wars and Thor trailers, NASA’s announcement from earlier the week.. and whatever other science, technology and geek culture stories caught their interest.

Links to stories mentioned during the show are available on request.

Download Ep.125 (48MB)

Songs Played:
Immigrant Song – Led Zeppelin
Please Don’t Cry – Cigarettes After Sex
XXX – Kendrick Lamar (feat. U2)
Creature – It Looks Sad
I Think I’m Paranoid – Garbage

Yesterday, April 13th, was the 5th anniversary of the 1st ever broadcast of It’s Not Rocket Surgery. To mark the occasion, I’ve dug up the mashup for the first three episodes and made them available here, on Soundcloud and iTunes, for your listening pleasure….

One thing I note is how little things have changed in 5 years.

Hope you enjoy… and thank you all for your support over the past 5 years.

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It’s Not Rocket Surgery Episode 124 the crew look at citizen astronomers, the quest to photograph a black hole, Cassini’s final mission, the upcoming Star Wars trailer.. and lots of other science, technology and geek culture stories.

Links to stories mentioned during the show are available on request.

Download Ep.123 (57MB)

Songs Played:
Milkshake – The Pigs
Enter The Sandman – Iron Horse
Boom Boom Boom – John Lee Hooker & ZZ Top
I Touch Myself – Divinyls

It’s Not Rocket Surgery Episode 123 – the crew look at plans to hang a skyscraper from an asteroid, SpaceX’s successful launch (and landing) of a used reused Falcon 9 rocket, naming Planet 9, add a word to a movie to ruin it, clouds & clowns… and lots of other science, technology and geek culture stories from the past two weeks.

Links to stories mentioned during the show are available on request.

Download Ep.123 (55MB)

Songs Played:
ABC – Jackson 5
Chandelier – Sia
3 – Britney Spears