Your Brain on Facts
Mar 31, 2020 31 min
Making Do (ep. 104)
When the going gets tough, the tough get creative.
Mar 24, 2020 34 min
Food, Dubious Food (ep. 103)
Be a smart cookie and don't fall for these food-based urban legends and conspiracy theories. (Sorry for all the thumps. My new mic stand is not compatible with my wild gesticulations.)
Mar 17, 2020 33 min
Greatest Hits: Well-traveled Bodies
Follow the stories of five people (an outlaw, a murderess, a nightclub dancer, a natural wonder, and a first lady) who covered a lot of ground... after they died.
Mar 10, 2020 36 min
Around the World in 80 Birthdays (ep. 102)
It's birthday time for both the show and the host here at Your Brain On Facts, so let's go around the world to see how different people celebrate theirs.
Mar 03, 2020 29 min
To Your Health (Spa) (ep. 101)
We're having a spa day on Your Brain On Facts. For us, that means myth-disabusement and obscure facts, rather than facials and a mani-pedi.
Feb 25, 2020 41 min
100 Facts (and 24 special guests)!
Your Brain On Facts celebrates 100 episodes with 100+ facts and 24 great guest presenters.
Feb 18, 2020 24 min
Earths Unsung-est Heroes - Black Inventors, pt 2 (ep. 99)
if you thought the men got swept under the rug, history has been even less kind to these innovative women.
Feb 11, 2020 28 min
Earth's Unsung-est Heroes: Black Inventors, pt. 1 (ep. 98)
Sure you know Edison, but do you know Latimer, Drew, West, or the other men of color who made the tech you use every day?
Feb 04, 2020 30 min
Animal Mother(s) (ep. 97)
If you think animal mating habits get weird, wait until you hear about these gestations/incubations and births.
Jan 28, 2020 31 min
Do Not Adjust Your Set (ep. 96)
The greatest hits of broadcast signal hijacking.