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What Would “First Contact” Be Like? – Offworld Episode 10

This week, we discuss the trope of first contact with alien life as portrayed in science fiction films, and the

Golden Ticket to Space – This is Only a Test 467 – 9/20/18

Apple iPhone XS reviews are out, and we discuss what early reviews have to say about the phone’s performance and

Disable Motion Smoothing – Still Untitled: The Adam Savage Project – 9/18/18

We turn our radio voices on to kick off this week’s podcast, in which we discuss the recent Emmy awards,

Scratch-Built Model Steam Trains!

We continue our geek-out over miniature steam locomotives with a look at these scratch-built steam engines by hobbyist Andy Sorenson

Awesome Model Trains with Steam Locomotives!

We take a field trip to the 2018 Summer Steam-up, an annual gathering of hobbyists who build and operate model

iPhone X Retired – This is Only a Test 466 – 9/13/18

We record this week’s episode just minutes after the Apple September press conference, so let’s dive into the details of

Unlicensed Art – Still Untitled: The Adam Savage Project – 9/12/18

We record this episode on Adam’s wedding anniversary, and talk about the traditions of gift giving between partners. We also

Tested Mailbag: Human-Scale 3D-Printed LEGO!

This week’s mailbag is filled with wonderful 3D prints from maker Stian Ervik Wahlvåg, who is experimenting with prints by

Marvel or Mar-Vell – This is Only a Test 465 – 9/7/18

Kishore returns from DragonCon and gives us the download of his cosplay adventures there, Norm details his recent electric car

A Series of Unfortunate Tangents – Still Untitled: The Adam Savage Project – 9/5/18

Adam talks about the last few days of filming Mythbusters Jr., preparing for his next show, and what he’s read

Tested Mailbag: AT-DP Garage Kit!

We’ve been long overdue for a Tested mailbag unboxing, and this package doesn’t disappoint. Chuck from YayMonsters sends us his

Assembling the 2,500 Piece 3D-Printed Sculpture!

At this year’s Nation of Makers conference, Adam Savage meets up with Jen Schachter and Todd Blatt to help with

Unprotected Left Turns – This is Only a Test 464 – 8/30/18

This week, we discuss reports of autonomous driving difficulties, early hints at Disney’s streaming service, Nikon’s new mirrorless cameras, and

Show and Tell: 2001 EVA Pod Model Kit!

2001: A Space Odyssey fans are in for a treat! We go hands-on with the Discovery EVA Pod model kit

Designing the National World War I Memorial Sculpture

Adam Savage meets sculptor Sabin Howard, who is working on a sculpture that will be a national momument to the