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Your Brain on Facts

Things you never knew and a few things you thought you did know.  Imagine a Venn diagram where the podcasts Lore and Good Job, Brain! overlap with the YouTube channel Today I Found Out and the countdown episodes on CineFix - that's Your Brain On Facts!

Mar 27, 2018

Hop on down the bunny trail as we examine the origins of some beloved Easter traditions and teach the goyim a little about Pesach.

Mar 20, 2018

In the age of bigger, better, faster, more, it’s easy to default to thinking that we invented everything, that the complex things that make up our lives couldn’t have existed in the times we view as primitive. Oh, how wrong we are.

Mar 13, 2018

We dip our toes into the deep water of "the first woman to..." with pilots, daredevils, doctors, and athletes.

Mar 6, 2018

There exists a small deserted town, which has been seized by eminent domain and condemned by the state. Why would an entire town that once housed over a thousand residents be shuttered? Because the ground under their feet was on fire.