Your Brain on Facts
May 26, 2020 37 min
To Plant A Seed, with Better Than Human (ep. 110)
We spit them out without a second thought, but seeds are as fascinating as they are important.
May 19, 2020 31 min
Greatest Hits: Physician, Test Thyself
If you want something done right, you have to do it yourself, even if it means inhaling strange gasses, being stung by wasps, or swallowing patient's bodily fluids.
May 12, 2020 30 min
Against All Odds: Lone Survivor (ep. 109)
Four stories of people who told the god of death, "Not today."
Apr 28, 2020 34 min
Best Care Anywhere (ep. 108)
Thank you to all of those who are literally risking their lives while people claim the virus isn't a real threat and demand to be allowed to get haircuts and go to the movies.
Apr 21, 2020 31 min
Marvelous Miss Miser, with I Have So Many Questions podcast (ep. 107)
Frugal is all well and good, but sometimes the people with the most money go to the most drastic extremes to keep every last bit of it.
Apr 14, 2020 33 min
Bored? Games! (ep. 106)
Get a Clue or you'll be Sorry! Don't Risk getting the facts in your Cranium all Scrabbled up. (Are these puns getting played out? It's seeming a bit dicey.)
Apr 07, 2020 35 min
It's The End Of The World! (Again) (ep. 105)
Doomsday predictions aren't all they're cracked up to be.
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.