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Non-Euclidean Æthercast #60 – Happy Things from the Quarantine

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Non-Euclidean Æthercast #59 – Geek in quarantine edition (pants optional)

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Non-Euclidean Æthercast #58: Reviews – The Rise of Skywalker and The Witcher (Netflix)

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Non-Euclidean Æthercast #57 – Memes and the Fermi Paradox

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Non-Euclidean Æthercast 56: The Limits of Magical Thinking

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Non-Euclidean Æthercast #55: Horrors of both Education and a Lack of Education

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Non-Euclidean Æthercast #55: Taking Newbies to the Planescape Part 2

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Non-Euclidean Æthercast #54: Taking Newbies to the Planescape Part 1

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Non-Euclidean Æthercast #53: The Golden Age of the Fantastic

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Non-Euclidean Æthercast #52: #FridaysForFuture and #GeeksForFuture

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