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Your Brain on Facts

99 EpisodesProduced by Moxie LaBoucheWebsite

Things you didn't know, things you thought you knew, and things you never knew you never knew.Imagine a Venn diagram where the podcasts "Good Job, Brain!" and "Lore" overlap with the "Today I Found Out" and "CineFix" YouTube channels. That's "Your Brain on Facts."


Feeling Salty (ep. 74)

You want it, you need it, but if you get too much, it could kill you. Salt is so much more than just a seasoning; it has changed the course of human history!


03:00 your body and salt

05:55 drinking saltwater

11:10 paying Roman soldiers in salt

14:50  how salt makes food taste good

17:40 salt mining and a big booboo

24:33 zany alternatives to road salt


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Music by Kevin MacLeod

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