No hosts claimed this page yet
September 1, 2020
How fast do human fingernails and toenails grow? Are they claws and, if not, what are they? In this Stuff to Blow Your M..
How fast do human fingernails ..
No likes yet
August 29, 2020
What do recent studies about surfer’s ear and neanderthals reveal about their relationship with the ocean? In this episo..
What do recent studies about s..
August 27, 2020
While the so-called “golden apple” has at times been viewed with suspicion, it has become a staple of summertime cuisine..
While the so-called “golden ap..
August 25, 2020
August 22, 2020
Have you ever experienced dreams of forgotten classes, impossible exams and other examples of school-age anxiety? In thi..
Have you ever experienced drea..
August 20, 2020
From the ice-based violence of Mortal Kombat’s Sub-Zero to the body-shattering kills in action films like “Time Cop” and..
From the ice-based violence of..
August 18, 2020
The Well of Souls sequence from “Raiders of the Lost Ark” is a memorable slice of blockbuster history but a very dubious..
The Well of Souls sequence fro..
August 15, 2020
You’ve probably heard the Biblical tale of Lot’s wife, in which a trio of angels destroy a couple of ancient cities and ..
You’ve probably heard the Bibl..
August 13, 2020
You probably know the Demogorgon as the powerful demon lord from Dungeons and Dragons, or perhaps as the interdimensiona..
You probably know the Demogorg..
August 11, 2020
Most of us have spent far more time at home this year, which raises the question: Just what sort of artificial interior ..
Most of us have spent far more..
August 8, 2020
Anticipating a fall from 10,000 feet or more? In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Robert and Joe discuss your ch..
Anticipating a fall from 10,00..
August 6, 2020
Whether plotting to build a great northern wall or an aircraft carrier made of ice instead of steel, the substance you’r..
Whether plotting to build a gr..
August 4, 2020
Ever feel like everyone in the Zoom call is looking at you? Ever astonished to find your contribution to a project goes ..
Ever feel like everyone in the..
August 1, 2020
This episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind takes listeners to Transylvania, where a rogue baron made important early stride..
This episode of Stuff to Blow ..
July 30, 2020
From our earliest experiences with paleoart to tales of Pompeii and visions of modern catastrophes, it’s easy to associa..
From our earliest experiences ..
July 28, 2020
In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Robert and Joe continue their exploration of helmets -- both the horned and ..
In this episode of Stuff to Bl..
July 25, 2020
In the second of two classic episodes, Joe and Christian continue their discussion of animal cognition, including animal..
In the second of two classic e..
July 23, 2020
Fantasy fiction is lousy with horned helmets -- and more than a few non-Vikings wore them historically. So what’s the de..
Fantasy fiction is lousy with ..
July 21, 2020
Once again, Robert and Joe call forth the mailbot to read and discuss listener mail in this episode of Stuff to Blow You..
Once again, Robert and Joe cal..
July 18, 2020
In the first of two classic episodes, Joe and Christian discuss the work of Dutch-American primatologist Frans de Waal, ..
In the first of two classic ep..
July 16, 2020
In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Joe chats with Kat Arney about her upcoming book "Rebel Cell: Cancer, Evolut..
July 14, 2020
Majorities of Americans believe in the literal existence of Heaven and Hell, but where did these concepts originally com..
Majorities of Americans believ..
July 11, 2020
How will you feel the day you finally delete all your social media accounts? In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind,..
How will you feel the day you ..
July 9, 2020
Gold from the ocean? In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Robert and Joe explore the basic idea behind the accumu..
Gold from the ocean? In this e..
July 7, 2020
Travel has long inspired the mind and engaged the senses, but just what's going on in the human body when we venture nea..
Travel has long inspired the m..