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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!

Nov 24, 2020

"The Indians taught the pilgrims to farm and the pilgrims invited them to Thanksgiving, with cranberry and pumpkin pie." -every elementary school text book.  Boy were we sold a bill of goods!  Ferret fact from fiction in this episode voted on by our patrons

Presidential voices by Old Nerds Drinking podcast.

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Nov 17, 2020

...with ants! By popular demand, we scratch the very surface of the surprising and diverse world of the ant.

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Music by Kevin MacLeod 

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Nov 10, 2020

From Vietnamese snake wine to vodka made from milk, corn beer with spit in it and whisky made from pee, mankind will make liquor with or out of just about anything!

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Nov 3, 2020

Today is the most stressful election day in the lives of many, so I declare it instead to be...Distraction Day.  To that end, here's an extra-long episode of some of the best bits that were originally on the Patreon (the greatest hits that weren't too weird, gross, or swear-y, anyway).

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