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Stuff You Should Know

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Stuff You Should Know
Stuff You Should Know

Stuff You Should Know

HowStuffWorks

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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.

Latest Episodes

How Project Blue Book Worked, Pt II

A rash of UFO sightings kicks off a new spike in America’s UFO fever and new headaches for the Air Force, which continues to reluctantly investigate. After becoming a laughingstock for its limp explanations, the Air Force looks for an exit from the UFO biz. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

47 MIN8 hours ago
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How Project Blue Book Worked, Pt II

Short Stuff: The Disappearance of Ambrose Bierce

Ambrose Bierce was a journalist and writer of short stories. He also disappeared rather mysteriously. Listen in and learn of the various theories on what happened to him. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

13 MIN1 days ago
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Short Stuff: The Disappearance of Ambrose Bierce

How Project Blue Book Worked, Pt I

Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

44 MIN2 days ago
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How Project Blue Book Worked, Pt I

SYSK Selects: How Black Boxes Work

Black boxes are designed to be the only survivor of plane crashes so they can live to tell the tale of what went wrong to prevent future accidents. Sit in with Josh and Chuck and learn about how these grim devices are made, how they're tested and the tales they've told, in this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

40 MIN5 days ago
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SYSK Selects: How Black Boxes Work

The Ins and Outs of Beekeeping

Who wants fresh honey? We do! Learn all about the ancient art of beekeeping today. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

66 MIN1 weeks ago
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The Ins and Outs of Beekeeping

Short Stuff: The Devil's Den

The Devil's Den is the sight of one of the bloodiest battles of the Civil War. Is it haunted? Nope. But still creepy. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

14 MIN1 weeks ago
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Short Stuff: The Devil's Den

How Environmental Psychology Works

In the 60s, psychology expanded from exploring inside the mind to exploring the inside of buildings. Environmental psychology looks at how our spaces affect us – from how a busy mall can create a panic attack to how looking at nature can speed recovery from surgery. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

54 MIN1 weeks ago
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How Environmental Psychology Works

SYSK Selects: How Pez Works

PEZ began in Vienna as a mint meant to help people quit smoking. But once American kids got ahold of it, the candy took off and a symbol of childhood - and healthy secondary market among collectors - was born. Explore Pez history and culture with Josh and Chuck in this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

45 MIN1 weeks ago
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SYSK Selects: How Pez Works

Introducing Bear and a Banjo

Bear and a Banjo is a new musical podcast that tells the incredibly tall tale of a band that time forgot. Although history may have left them behind, Bear and Banjo rubbed shoulders with some of the greatest musical icons in history — from Leadbelly and Sister Rosetta Tharpe to Little Richard and Bob Dylan — unwittingly influencing the course of 20th century Americana. Featuring Dennis Quaid, T-Bone Burnett, and Jason "Poo Bear" Boyd. Written and performed by series creator Jingle Jared, with original lyrics by Bob Dylan. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

3 MIN1 weeks ago
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Introducing Bear and a Banjo

What were the Freedom Schools?

Freedom Schools were set up in Mississippi in the heart of the Civil Rights Movement, with the aim of giving young black school children agency and a future. They remain one of the more inspiring and progressive programs in American History, yet so few know about them. We're hoping to change that. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

48 MIN2 weeks ago
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What were the Freedom Schools?

Latest Episodes

How Project Blue Book Worked, Pt II

A rash of UFO sightings kicks off a new spike in America’s UFO fever and new headaches for the Air Force, which continues to reluctantly investigate. After becoming a laughingstock for its limp explanations, the Air Force looks for an exit from the UFO biz. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

47 MIN8 hours ago
Comments
How Project Blue Book Worked, Pt II

Short Stuff: The Disappearance of Ambrose Bierce

Ambrose Bierce was a journalist and writer of short stories. He also disappeared rather mysteriously. Listen in and learn of the various theories on what happened to him. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

13 MIN1 days ago
Comments
Short Stuff: The Disappearance of Ambrose Bierce

How Project Blue Book Worked, Pt I

Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

44 MIN2 days ago
Comments
How Project Blue Book Worked, Pt I

SYSK Selects: How Black Boxes Work

Black boxes are designed to be the only survivor of plane crashes so they can live to tell the tale of what went wrong to prevent future accidents. Sit in with Josh and Chuck and learn about how these grim devices are made, how they're tested and the tales they've told, in this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

40 MIN5 days ago
Comments
SYSK Selects: How Black Boxes Work

The Ins and Outs of Beekeeping

Who wants fresh honey? We do! Learn all about the ancient art of beekeeping today. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

66 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
The Ins and Outs of Beekeeping

Short Stuff: The Devil's Den

The Devil's Den is the sight of one of the bloodiest battles of the Civil War. Is it haunted? Nope. But still creepy. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

14 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
Short Stuff: The Devil's Den

How Environmental Psychology Works

In the 60s, psychology expanded from exploring inside the mind to exploring the inside of buildings. Environmental psychology looks at how our spaces affect us – from how a busy mall can create a panic attack to how looking at nature can speed recovery from surgery. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

54 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
How Environmental Psychology Works

SYSK Selects: How Pez Works

PEZ began in Vienna as a mint meant to help people quit smoking. But once American kids got ahold of it, the candy took off and a symbol of childhood - and healthy secondary market among collectors - was born. Explore Pez history and culture with Josh and Chuck in this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

45 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
SYSK Selects: How Pez Works

Introducing Bear and a Banjo

Bear and a Banjo is a new musical podcast that tells the incredibly tall tale of a band that time forgot. Although history may have left them behind, Bear and Banjo rubbed shoulders with some of the greatest musical icons in history — from Leadbelly and Sister Rosetta Tharpe to Little Richard and Bob Dylan — unwittingly influencing the course of 20th century Americana. Featuring Dennis Quaid, T-Bone Burnett, and Jason "Poo Bear" Boyd. Written and performed by series creator Jingle Jared, with original lyrics by Bob Dylan. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

3 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
Introducing Bear and a Banjo

What were the Freedom Schools?

Freedom Schools were set up in Mississippi in the heart of the Civil Rights Movement, with the aim of giving young black school children agency and a future. They remain one of the more inspiring and progressive programs in American History, yet so few know about them. We're hoping to change that. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

48 MIN2 weeks ago
Comments
What were the Freedom Schools?