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If you've ever wanted to know about champagne, satanism, the Stonewall Uprising, chaos theory, LSD, El Nino, true crime and Rosa Parks, then look no further. Josh and Chuck have you covered.

2850 - Peripersonal Space: Humans’ Got Talent
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  • 2850 - Peripersonal Space: Humans’ Got Talent

    The space around you that you can reach with your arms is a very special place. It’s where we interact with reality. And although we are so good at using it we don’t give it a second thought, our ability to use it is one our most amazing abilities.

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    Tue, 29 Nov 2022
  • 2849 - Selects: How Umami Works!

    For millennia humans have recognized four tastes, but in the 1980s a fifth taste first isolated in Japan gained worldwide acceptance - and took off like a rocket! Learn about meaty, musty, savory umami in this classic episode.

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    Sat, 26 Nov 2022
  • 2848 - Roller Skating: Fun and Cool

    The Victorians were the first to go bonkers for roller skating and since then the pastime has had bursts of popularity every few decades. Over the years skaters have come up with some amazing things to do on skates that go way beyond just going in circles.

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    Thu, 24 Nov 2022
  • 2847 - Short Stuff: Liquid Paper

    Correction fluid goes by many names, but the OG was Liquid Paper. And it has a pretty cool origin story. 

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    Wed, 23 Nov 2022
  • 2846 - Typewriters: Mechanical Brilliance

    Chuck loves typewriters because he loves mechanical brilliance. Dive into the cool history of these amazing machines today. 

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    Tue, 22 Nov 2022
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