The games, gadgets, movies and science stories that most caught our attention in 2015. The best and worst. We also chat with American theoretical physicist and string theorist, professor Brian Greene.
Hoverboards, iconic weapons in video games, how listening to Taylor Swift makes Chinese food taste better, and this week's #StaticPodcast listener question: are collector's editions worth the money? We also chat to the Sphero team about the technology behind creating the Star Wars BB8 drone as a real life gadget -- plus science action man, Dr. Chris Gillies, tells us about the part we can all play in marine conservation.
Resurrecting the dead with science, using code and gadgets to automate your job, deciding your favourite video game of all time, the effects of not sleeping and we talk to Gus Sorola from Rooster Teeth.
Alien structures, endless runner video games, Uber for helicopters, gadgets that shoot fireballs from your hands, sourdough made from vaginal yeast and science, and why is it so hard to look after ourselves? Also featuring a Lifehacker Taste Test of a new hot sauce made from Scorpion and Bird's Eye chillies that claims it'll make you change your bed sheets.
Australian esports games, gendered toys, Star Wars Battefront, the best movie gadgets, tipping wait staff and artisanal salami made from celebrity DNA and science.