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That's Absurd Please Elaborate
That's Absurd Please Elaborate
Trace Elements Media

Seriously researched answers to absolutely ridiculous questions. New episodes every week.

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DnD Peepee and Chickpea TNT

This week Trace’s quest for answers takes him to a magical fantasy land of wizards, frozen keys, and bodily fluids.... more

13 Jun 2024 · 57 minutes
Mistaken Artifacts, Tiny Tasty Treats, and War (Seriously, What is it Good For?) | feat Joe Scott

Imagine there’s no war. Would we have cell phones? GPS? Shovels?! Would we still be able to pop open a... more

06 Jun 2024 · 1 hour, 34 minutes
Metaphorically Heavy Fog Juice

Have you ever felt someone’s gaze on you? This episode Julian explores why we seem to sense when eyes are... more

30 May 2024 · 57 minutes
You Shower Too Often But Can Never Helicopter Enough

You are showering too often. Helicopters are insane. Soap is ancient magic chemistry.

23 May 2024 · 1 hour, 15 minutes
A Whole New Word, An Old Pair of Genes

This episode Trace tries to track down the first word ever uttered by human kind and Julian gets confused about... more

16 May 2024 · 57 minutes
Could We Colonize a Gas Giant? What if we were Vampires? | feat. Dr Simon Clark

In this absolutely absurd episode, Dr Simon Clark ponders if human's could colonize an atmosphere like Jupiter's -- Star Wars... more

09 May 2024 · 1 hour, 27 minutes

It’s been one year since we launched That's Absurd, Please Elaborate and what an absurdly fun ride it's been. ... more

02 May 2024 · 1 hour, 18 minutes
Making Peace With Squirrels, Waging War With Crabs | feat. Deboki Chakravarti

Did you know scientists turned a swarm of crabs into a computer? Julian explores if it can play an old... more

25 Apr 2024 · 1 hour, 31 minutes
What if People Reproduced Like Plants? | feat. Maynard Okereke (Hip Hop MD)

This time around, guest Hip Hop MD stamens your pistol and Julian admits (surprising no one) that he flows with... more

18 Apr 2024 · 1 hour, 2 minutes
It’s a Fart Rocket Breakthrough! Time to Hyper-Sleep to Jupiter

This week Julian explores the rocket science of farts. That’s a sentence that had likely never been written until this... more

11 Apr 2024 · 55 minutes
That's Absurd Please Elaborate
DnD Peepee and Chickpea TNT
That's Absurd Please Elaborate