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It’s Not Rocket Surgery Episode 254 – Grapefruit Black Holes, Strange Orbiting Moons of Neptune, Graphene Batteries, The Age of Dogs, and other science, technology and geek culture stories.

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

Download Ep.254 (66MB)

Songs Played:
The Good The Bad and The Ugly – Ennio Morricone
Get Smart – The Melbourne Ska Orchestra
Rasputin Mashup – DJ Paolo Monti
Blue Monday – Orkestra Obsolete
The Devil Went Down To Georgia – The Charlie Daniels Band

It’s Not Rocket Surgery Episode 253 – Emotional Sherlock Holmes, Arctic Fires, Joker Spider, Social Media Advertising Boycott, and more science, technology and geek culture stories.

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

Download Ep.253 (87MB)

Songs Played:
St Elmo’s Fire/Man In Motion – John Parr
Ma Baker – Boney M
Unbelievable – EMF
Fire – The Crazy World of Arthur Brown
Scatman’s Theme – DJ Cummerbund

It’s Not Rocket Surgery Episode 252 – Beards and Brawls, Coronavirus Modelling, Jellyfish Venom, Lickable Screens, Structure Deep Inside Earth, and more science, technology and geek culture stories.

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

Download Ep.252 (83MB)

Songs Played:
Heartland – U2
3am Eternal – KLF
Love Spreads – The Stone Roses
Love is the Drug – The Brian Ferry Orchestra
Why Did You Do It – Ferry Ultra and the Homeless Funkers

It’s Not Rocket Surgery Episode 251 – Problem with Policing, SpaceX Takes Astronauts to the ISS, Latest Asteroid Near Miss, and more science, technology and geek culture stories.

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

Download Ep.251 (88MB)

Songs Played:
With A Rebel Yell She Cried Don’t Give Up The Fight (Bob Marley vs Billy Idol) – Bill McClintock
Black Fella White Fella – Warumpi Band
Backlash Blues – Nina Simone
BKAB – Ethan Stoller
A Change is Gonna Come – Sam Cooke

It’s Not Rocket Surgery Episode 250 – A trip down memory lane with almost all the repeat offenders from the past 8 years of the radio and podcast phenomenon that is INRS… plus a couple of the new science, technology and geek culture stories.

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

Download Ep.250 (92MB)

Songs Played:
Moscow – Genghis Khas
Gangnam Busters (PSY vs Ray Parker Jr) – Faroff
House of Love – East17
Bananarammstein (Bananrama vs Rammstein) – DJ Shmolli
Pump Up The Volume – M.A.R.R.S

It’s Not Rocket Surgery – Episode 249 – The New Great Depression, Chinese Space Junk, Planet 9 might not be a planet, Eurovision isn’t Eurovision, and more science, technology and geek news stories.

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

Download Ep.249 (82MB)

Songs Played:
Zombie (acoustic) – The Cranberries
Jump Start – The Hang Ups
Shaft – Ukelele Orchestra of Great Britain
Mirror In The Bathroom – The Beat
I Will Jump – DJ Cummerbund
Batdance – Prince

It’s Not Rocket Surgery – Episode 248 – Murder Hornets, China Going To The Moon, US Mining The Moon, Asteroids, Black Holes, “Healing Bleach”, and many more science, technology and geek news stories.

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

Download Ep.248 (89MB)

Songs Played:
Empty – The Cranberries
Tutti Frutti – Little Richard
Das Hokey Kokey (Kraftwerk Parody) – Bill Bailey
Avalon – The Brian Ferry Orchestra
Have Love Will Travel – The Sonics
Wot (12″ mix) – Captain Sensible

It’s Not Rocket Surgery – Episode 247 – Wal’s 200th episode, and to mark the occasion the crew do a session of “Answer Me This”, where they try to answer questions Wal has in the realms of science, technology, and geek culture. They discuss a couple of news stories too.

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

Download Ep.247 (85MB)

Songs Played:
Never Loved You Anyway – The Coors
Right Place Wrong Time – Dr John
Disco Science – Mirwais
Black Grease – The Black Angels
I Wouldn’t Want To Be Like The Holy Diver – Alan Parsons Project vs Dio
She’s Lost Control (D Ramirez Bootleg) – Joy Division

It’s Not Rocket Surgery Episode 246 – An old French man ejects himself from a fighter jet, Man battles robot dog with a broomstick, Robot satellite saves a 20-year-old dying satellite, and other science technology and geek culture stories that sound like a setup for a joke… plus COVID19 news again.

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

Download Ep.246 (84MB)

Songs Played:
Forgiven Not Forgotten – The Corrs
Walk This Land – E-Z Rollers
War MCA – DJ Cumberbund
We Better Go Back (Across the Tracks) – Maceo & The Macs
I’m a Man – The Yardbirds
Sixteen Tons – The Nighthawks