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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!

Jul 28, 2020

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Why do we dye raspberry-flavored things blue?  Why does mint feel cold?  How are Kit Kats like Soylent Green?

Music by Kevin MacLeod  

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Jul 21, 2020

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From birds flying the coop, to snakes slipping away, to apes getting up to monkey business, hear about crafty critters making a break for it.

Special guest: Life, Death, and Taxonomy

 

Music by Kevin MacLeod  

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Jul 14, 2020

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Refreshing treat or miracle cure to ensure a long, healthy, sexy life? You decide!  (Psst, it's the first one.)

00:50 Carbonated water

03:45 Patent medicines

12:30 Moxie cola from Fantastic History of Food

18:23 Pepsi

21:06 Coke

27:05 7-Up and bipolar disorder

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Jul 7, 2020

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From protecting themselves to protecting endangered animals, women amassed are a formidable thing indeed.

00:44 Gulabi gang

07:10 Sun Ladies

11:20 Jergertroppen

16:00 Black Mambas by Herstory On The Rocks

20:30 Akashinga

Music by Kevin MacLeod  

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