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Whether the topic is popcorn or particle physics, you can count on BrainStuff to explore -- and explain -- the everyday science in the world around us.

Latest Episodes

Do Fish Experience Thirst?

Fish live in water, but, just as our land-dwelling bodies have to carefully regulate our water and salt levels, so do fish bodies. Learn how fish stay hydrated in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

6 MIN6 hours ago
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Do Fish Experience Thirst?

Does Sigmund Freud Still Matter?

Though he was the father of psychoanalysis, Freud and his theories don't hold up so well today. Learn about his famous Oedipus complex concept and what modern psychiatrists and psychologists think in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

7 MIN3 days ago
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Does Sigmund Freud Still Matter?

Why Is Declawing Cats Controversial?

New York state recently banned cat declawing. Learn what the process entails and why veterinary groups recommend against it in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

6 MIN4 days ago
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Why Is Declawing Cats Controversial?

What Is the U.S. Presidential Seal?

American presidents can opt to affix the presidential seal to official documents and have used it as an official decoration. Learn the how and why the seal was created, plus the symbolism behind it, in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

5 MIN5 days ago
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What Is the U.S. Presidential Seal?

What's the Buzz on Alcohol in Space?

There hasn't been any official research into the effects of alcohol on the body in space, but at least a few astronauts and cosmonauts have imbibed. Learn about the history and potential future of booze in space in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

6 MIN6 days ago
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What's the Buzz on Alcohol in Space?

Can Automated Lights Really Stop Burglars?

Motion-activated porch lights and app-controlled interior lights are commonly used to prevent burglaries, but do they really work? Learn what burglars themselves say in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

5 MIN1 weeks ago
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Can Automated Lights Really Stop Burglars?

How Can We Film Giant Squid?

These legends of the deep are notoriously shy, but researchers have recently captured images and video of living giant squid. Learn how they did it in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

5 MIN1 weeks ago
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How Can We Film Giant Squid?

How Does Cobalt Work?

The element cobalt is responsible for brilliant blue paints and rechargeable batteries alike. Learn how it works and why its supply is uncertain in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

10 MIN1 weeks ago
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How Does Cobalt Work?

Can Going Sockless Be Bad for Your Feet?

Socks aren't just a fashion accessory -- they can help keep your feet healthy! Learn how to stay safe while sockless in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

4 MIN1 weeks ago
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Can Going Sockless Be Bad for Your Feet?

What's the Oldest Active Building Project in the World?

The Sagrada Familia Basilica was started by Antoni Gaudí in 1882 and is still undergoing its initial construction today. Learn more about the architect and his long-running project in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

7 MIN1 weeks ago
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What's the Oldest Active Building Project in the World?

Latest Episodes

Do Fish Experience Thirst?

Fish live in water, but, just as our land-dwelling bodies have to carefully regulate our water and salt levels, so do fish bodies. Learn how fish stay hydrated in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

6 MIN6 hours ago
Comments
Do Fish Experience Thirst?

Does Sigmund Freud Still Matter?

Though he was the father of psychoanalysis, Freud and his theories don't hold up so well today. Learn about his famous Oedipus complex concept and what modern psychiatrists and psychologists think in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

7 MIN3 days ago
Comments
Does Sigmund Freud Still Matter?

Why Is Declawing Cats Controversial?

New York state recently banned cat declawing. Learn what the process entails and why veterinary groups recommend against it in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

6 MIN4 days ago
Comments
Why Is Declawing Cats Controversial?

What Is the U.S. Presidential Seal?

American presidents can opt to affix the presidential seal to official documents and have used it as an official decoration. Learn the how and why the seal was created, plus the symbolism behind it, in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

5 MIN5 days ago
Comments
What Is the U.S. Presidential Seal?

What's the Buzz on Alcohol in Space?

There hasn't been any official research into the effects of alcohol on the body in space, but at least a few astronauts and cosmonauts have imbibed. Learn about the history and potential future of booze in space in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

6 MIN6 days ago
Comments
What's the Buzz on Alcohol in Space?

Can Automated Lights Really Stop Burglars?

Motion-activated porch lights and app-controlled interior lights are commonly used to prevent burglaries, but do they really work? Learn what burglars themselves say in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

5 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
Can Automated Lights Really Stop Burglars?

How Can We Film Giant Squid?

These legends of the deep are notoriously shy, but researchers have recently captured images and video of living giant squid. Learn how they did it in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

5 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
How Can We Film Giant Squid?

How Does Cobalt Work?

The element cobalt is responsible for brilliant blue paints and rechargeable batteries alike. Learn how it works and why its supply is uncertain in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

10 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
How Does Cobalt Work?

Can Going Sockless Be Bad for Your Feet?

Socks aren't just a fashion accessory -- they can help keep your feet healthy! Learn how to stay safe while sockless in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

4 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
Can Going Sockless Be Bad for Your Feet?

What's the Oldest Active Building Project in the World?

The Sagrada Familia Basilica was started by Antoni Gaudí in 1882 and is still undergoing its initial construction today. Learn more about the architect and his long-running project in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

7 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
What's the Oldest Active Building Project in the World?

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