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  • To Boldly Go: How Spacemen Poop and Pee

    Using the bathroom in space has never been easy. And since the early NASA space missions of the 1960s, engineers have been solving this problem in ingenious ways. In this […]

  • Blue in the Face: How Humans Turn Blue

    In this episode, we learn that people who take the holistic concoction Colloidal Silver may turn their skin blue! And an inbred family from Kentucky has been blue-ing themselves for […]

  • Dung Beetles: Crappy Celestial Travelers

    In this episode, we explore the bizarre fact that – like Galileo himself – African Dung Beetles use the stars to navigate! As a bonus, we talk with Eric Warrant, […]

  • The Hidden Village Under Central Park

    Seneca Village was one of our nation’s first, free middle-class black communities. Its memory was nearly lost to history. In this podcast, we explore what happened to Seneca Village and speak […]

  • Cap’n Crunch Has a Real Name

    Did you know Cap’n Crunch has a real name? In this episode, we learn all about Cap’n Crunch’s backstory. Then we quiz my good friend Josh Quillen! Crew Kit – […]

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