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It’s Not Rocket Surgery Episode 272 – A Hole in Arecibo, SpaceX go to the ISS, “Trump Vaccine”, “Realistic” AI, and lots more science, technology and geek culture stories.

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Download Ep.272 (68MB)

Songs Played:
Stay (Far Away, So Close!) – U2
White Rose of Athens – Nana Mouskouri
Another One Is Hot In Here – DJ Cummerbund
Know How – Young MC
Hellhole Ratrace – Girls

It’s Not Rocket Surgery Episode 271 – Alex Trebek, Moon’s Twin, Danish Mink Cull, Coronavirus Vaccine, 11 Dimensions of the Brain, Superwhite Paint, Monster Wolf Robots, and lots more science, technology and geek culture stories.

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Download Ep.271 (76MB)

Songs Played:
Beautiful Day – U2
Loaded – Primal Scream
I’m Free – Soup Dragons
I Got It Bad & That Ain’t Good – Nina Simone
Lickin’ Up A Good Celebration – DJ Cummerbund
Mashed Girl (The Temptations vs Cee-Lo Green) – Faroff

It’s Not Rocket Surgery Episode 270 – or, should we say “It’s Not Political Surgery” as it’s ALL politics; we go deep on the 2020 US election… leaving no time for the usual science, technology and geek culture stories.

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Download Ep.270 (74MB)

Songs Played:
The Theme from The Great Escape – Elmer Bernstein
The Second Best Secret Agent In The Whole Wide World – Sammy Davis Jr.
You Played Yourself – Ice-T
Team America – Trey Parker & Matt Stone
Cult Of Personality – Brass Against

It’s Not Rocket Surgery Episode 269 – Sean Connery, US Election, Water on the Moon, Asteroids, Uncrushable Beetles, and lots more science, technology and geek culture stories.

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Download Ep.269 (121MB)

Songs Played:
James Bond Theme – The Melbourne Ska Orchestra
Angel of Harlem – U2
The Last Time – The Rolling Stones
Celebrate with the Devil – Bill McClintock
Dancing Queen – ABBA

It’s Not Rocket Surgery Episode 268 – James Randi, Pothole Fixing Cars, Hyundai AT-AT Cars, Osiris Rex Landing, Mars Mole, Hot Neptune, artist impression of mammals from their bones, and lots more science, technology and geek culture stories.

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Download Ep.268 (86MB)

Songs Played:
Little Wing – The Corrs
Living for the Paradise City – Billie McClintock
Drown in My Own Tears – Ray Charles
The Cutter – Echo and the Bunnymen
On the Dark Side – John Cafferty and the Beaver Band

It’s Not Rocket Surgery Episode 267 – Cambridge Analytica, Black Hole Spagettification, Betelguese is smaller and closer than we thought, 4G on the moon, Super Tardigrades, Mona Lisa’s Secret, Room Temp. Superconductors, and lots more science, technology and geek culture stories.

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Download Ep.267 (81MB)

Songs Played:
In Hell I’ll Be In Good Company – The Dead South
I’m OK – Little Big
Jump In The Line – Harry Belafonte
Mr Sandman – SYML

It’s Not Rocket Surgery Episode 266 – Eddie Van Halen, Westgate Bridge Collapse, 4000 degF Lightsaber, AR for Dogs, Nobel Prizes, Human Evolution, and other science, technology and geek culture stories.

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Download Ep.266 (123MB)

Songs Played:
Top Jimmy – Van Halen
Daddy Cool Anthem – DJ Paolo Monti
Who? Are You Paranoid – Bill McClintock
Hard Times Killing Floor Blues – Chris Thomas King
Be Faithful – Fatman Scoop
Theme From The Mack – Willie Hutch

It’s Not Rocket Surgery Episode 265 – “In Netfilx We Chill”, Next Level Schrödinger’s Cat, Titanium Toilet, Cheese In Space, and other science, technology and geek culture stories.

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Download Ep.265 (89MB)

Songs Played:
I Am Woman – Helen Reddy
I Can’t Walk Next To You – Bill McKlintock
A Little Honey – Nathaniel Ratecliff & the Night Sweats
Gadigal Land – Midnight Oil
I Am Every Woman – Chaka Khan

It’s Not Rocket Surgery Episode 264 – Job Readiness University Degrees, Funnel Web Spiders, Rethinking Emotions, Enola Holmes, Dune 2020, Twitter’s Racial Bias, 60ft Gundam, and other science, technology and geek culture stories.

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Download Ep.264 (82MB)

Songs Played:
Bad Guy – The Interrupters
Hello – My Kullsvik
Think About Things – Daði Freyr
Skibidi – Little Big
The Devil WAP Down to Georgia – Dj Cummerbund

It’s Not Rocket Surgery Episode 263 – Notorious RBG, Console Wars, Life on Venus, Uranus moons, Ig Nobels, and other science, technology and geek culture stories.

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Download Ep.263 (85MB)

Songs Played:
My World is Empty Without You Maneater (Supremes vs Hall & Oates mashup) – Billy McClintock
Gadigal Land – Midnight Oil ft. Dan Sultan, Joel Davison, Kaleena Briggs & Bunna Lawrie
Spinning Wheel (Reflex Revision) – Blood Sweat and Tears
A Little Honey – Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats
It’s Almost Summer – Billy Thorpe
I’m Every Woman – Chaka Khan