The Weirdest Thing I Learned This Week

The Beauty of Corpses, Zombie George Washington, Solar-Powered Telegraphs

Aug. 29, 2018

The weirdest things we learned this week range from a plan to bring George Washington back from the dead to a solar storm that powered telegraphs with no batteries. Whose story will be voted "The Weirdest Thing I Learned This Week"? Buy tickets to our live show in NYC! The Weirdest Thing I Learned This Week is a podcast by Popular Science. Share your weirdest facts and stories with us on Twitter: #weirdestthingpod Follow our team on Twitter Rachel Feltman: Mary Beth Griggs: Anna Brooks: Popular Science: Theme Music by Billy Cadden: Edited by Jason Lederman: --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. --- Send in a voice message: Support this podcast: neither hosts nor alters podcast files. All content © its respective owners.