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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."


For The Last Time... (ep. 73)

Einstein didn't flunk math, people in Columbus's time didn't think the earth was flat, and lemmings don't fling themselves off cliffs.

Why is it the false facts spread so quickly and dig in so deep?

02:10 Everything you think you know about pirates

08:00 Ellis Island name changes

13:05 Sharks don't get cancer

20:50 Alpha wolves 

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Music by Kevin MacLeod

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