The Nerdy Birds Podcast

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Game of Thrones - Recap and Final Season Predictions As the release of the final season draws nearer we look back at some of our favourite characters, most shocking moments and discuss why Game of Thrones has achieved so much mainstream appeal. Wha…
Does Advertising Work? The power of advertising... Can it change our behaviour? What is the value of vital campaigns? Does an ethical campaign change how we feel about a brand? We talk about these questions and other issues, including the recent Gi…
Excitement for Avengers: Endgame Rumours, suspicions, fan theories and the wildest of conspiracy plots. What is in store in Endgame? We discuss the things we've heard, the things we think and the things we want to see in the biggest cinema event th…
Looking back at the last of 2018 and 2019 so far! New Year Fads and Vegan Sausage rolls!Looking forward to 2019 including Avengers Endgame, Game of Thrones and John Wick 3Next series of Sabrina vs the 90's ClassicThe Joy of The Walking (Talking) De…
Happy Christmas! And Happy "let's lounge on the sofa and watch films while eating chocolate" Day! If you need help choosing your Christmas film, the NerdyBirds are here to help! We have a quick-fire round of film top trumps, discussing those movies…
Festive frolics: What's at the top of your tree? We are fully in the swing of the holiday season now, and trying to decide what the best bit of Christmas is. If you had to choose your favourite part of the festivities, and design an ornament to su…
What do you hate about Christmas? The relentless present buying? Trying to navigate all the xmas deals and busy shops? The work xmas party? Jess discusses all the bad and stressful bits of Christmas that we could do without - bah humbug we say! Hav…
Doctor Who - review of Thirteen. We discuss the best episodes, the strongest companion, the monsters, the writing, and the Doctor herself. We also hold a little Doctor Who quiz and reveal our live reactions immediately following the broadcast of ep…
Fibs, tall tales or white lies - are any of these acceptable? Does the story of Father Christmas count as a lie? How about the idea that storks bring newborn babies? The NerdyBirds discuss if, when and how to lie to children, including some stories…
Sometimes it feels like there are donation boxes everywhere you go. But what makes us give to charity? The NerdyBirds explore facts, motivations and inspirations, and share why they give to charity. From sponsored fire-walks to topping up your bill…
At this time of year, we all like a good scare... This week, the NerdyBirds are talking horror films! We discuss whether jump scares or body horror are more frightening, or whether psychological horror or paranormal phenomena are where it's at. We …
New Doctor, new season, new companions. What did we think? In this episode, the NerdyBirds discuss the return of the Doctor, including the story, the monsters and the setting. How good is Jodie Whittaker? What did we think of the big tragedy? Is it…
Episode 82 - There and Back Again. This week the NerdyBirds talk all things Hobbit, in honour of Hobbit Day - 22 September. What are the best things about being a Hobbit? Is there a minimum hairy feet requirement? What jobs do Hobbits do? We cover …
Have you ever had some advice which changed your life? How about a really useless platitude which someone pretended was helpful? The NerdyBirds look for the best advice they've ever had, and particularly advice they'd give their younger selves. Fro…
Words what we say: is language fluid? Can we make up words? Is it cheating at Scrabble if you can define the word you've invented? Some regional words are eternally controversial...like Cheesybob. And how many words do you know for a specific type …
Have you ever tried Butterbeer? Or fancied a second breakfast? Would you like some Romulan Ale or blue milk to spice up your evening? This episode, we debate the question: what is the best geeky food in the world(s)? Covering the plausible, the rid…
In honour of the wizarding world of Harry Potter, we throw a little birthday party! Talking spells and Quidditch, fan made musicals and fan fiction, the NerdyBirds detour into cosplay and characters, discussing Umbridge, Flitwick and McGonagall alo…
Have you ever wondered whether aliens are out there? Do you dispute the moon landing was real? Have you seen Elvis alive and well in your corner shop? This week the NerdyBirds talk conspiracy theories. The good, the bad and the poorly evidenced... …
The NerdyBirds are all about the big issues: world peace, the environment, and the welfare of cartoon animals... So this week we talk Roadrunner, Tom and Jerry, Mustafa, Bambi, Itchy and Scratchy, and whether any child actually knows what an anvil …
So it's summer, and how better to spend your time than in welly boots and shorts, hanging out in fields and tents with alcohol and music? This week the NerdyBirds talk festivals. Sustainability is becoming more of a feature of UK festivals, as well…
In a year which has seen some of the most amazing Marvel movies, the NerdyBirds take the opportunity to talk all things MCU. From way back when in 2008 with Iron Man, through The First Avenger, the Avengers and Guardians of the Galaxy volumes 1 and…
The NerdyBirds recognise this week is a great opportunity to talk about things that often get unsaid, and so we invited a special guest, Tom from iam1in4.com.  1 in 4 relates to the proportion of people who experience mental health issues, and the …
*WARNING* - Spoilers for Avengers: Infinity Way lie ahead! * WARNING* The NerdyBirds have seen Avengers: Infinity War, and we're desperate to talk about it! In a spoiler-heavy review, we discuss all the details, the best, most amazing, truly excell…
Have you ever dreamed of owning a spaceship? How about taking a walk on a holodeck? Maybe you want a bionic limb... This week on the NerdyBirds we talk Sci-Fi Tech - the best and most impressive, the ones to improve our lives, and those which have.…
In the wake of the totally surprising and not at all predictable revelations that telling Facebook details of your entire life is a baaaad idea, the NerdyBirds talk privacy and social media consent. We chat about what the news actually is, whether …
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Podcast Details
Started
Aug 17th, 2016
Latest Episode
Feb 1st, 2019
Release Period
Weekly
No. of Episodes
107
Avg. Episode Length
About 1 hour

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