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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!

Jan 14, 2020


As voted on by our Patreon patrons, today we're talking about mud.  This ubiquitous combination of water and dirt is useful to science, employed in health and beauty, a little-known component of professional sports, and even eaten. 

02:22 Haitian mud cookies

06:31 Southern white dirt

10:22 Mud worth more than gold

13:23 Gratitude

15:14 Baseball-rubbing

20:29 Tough Mudder

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