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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."

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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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