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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!

Aug 13, 2019

Remember that time you were stuck in traffic for more than an hour?  Imagine if that lasted a whole day.  Or two.  Or twelve!  Today we look at a biblical traffic jam, ships stranded for years, and flight delays like you wouldn't believe.

00:56 Beijing 12-day jam

10:32 8 years in the Suez canal

17:29 Our no-fly list

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Music by Kevin MacLeod