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BrainStuff

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BrainStuff

BrainStuff

iHeartRadio & HowStuffWorks

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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

Are Pringles Really Potato Chips?

It took a series of British courts to decide whether Pringles count as potato chips (or, rather, potato crisps). Learn why -- and what they decided -- in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

4 MIN3 d ago
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Are Pringles Really Potato Chips?

Could There Be a Fifth Fundamental Force?

Scientists have been studying the four fundamental forces (gravity, electromagnetism, the strong force, and the weak force) since the 1950s, but new research indicates that there may be a fifth. Learn more in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

8 MIN4 d ago
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Could There Be a Fifth Fundamental Force?

What's the Difference Between Toilet Paper and Facial Tissues?

We often use the two interchangeably (especially in times of need), but toilet paper and facial tissues are composed differently. Learn why you shouldn't flush tissues in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

4 MIN5 d ago
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What's the Difference Between Toilet Paper and Facial Tissues?

Could Your Next Car Say 'No' to Drunk Driving?

The technology already exists to put Breathalyzers in cars to prevent drunk driving, and some lawmakers are working towards mandating it. Learn how it might work in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

7 MIN5 d ago
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Could Your Next Car Say 'No' to Drunk Driving?

BrainStuff Classics: Does Your Name Determine Your Future?

What's in a name? Research shows that your name can indeed influence your career and your behavior. Learn how in this classic episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

5 MIN1 w ago
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BrainStuff Classics: Does Your Name Determine Your Future?

BrainStuff Classics: What Does the Tab on a Rearview Mirror Really Do?

Pushing the tab on a car's rearview mirror seems to dim the headlights of the car behind you -- but how? Learn how rearview mirrors work in this classic episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

3 MIN1 w ago
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BrainStuff Classics: What Does the Tab on a Rearview Mirror Really Do?

How Does the Wayback Machine Work?

The internet's Wayback Machine isn't a time machine in the traditional sense, but it does archive web pages to provide a living history for users to explore. Learn how it works in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

7 MIN1 w ago
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How Does the Wayback Machine Work?

Can 'Reef DJs' Bring Fish Back to Damaged Reefs?

When fish abandon unhealthy coral reefs, the whole ecosystem can collapse -- but new research shows that playing sounds from healthy reefs can lure fish back, helping stabilize the reef. Learn how in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

4 MIN1 w ago
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Can 'Reef DJs' Bring Fish Back to Damaged Reefs?

Can Hair Dyes and Straighteners Cause Cancer?

New research indicates that permanent hair dyes and hair straighteners can increase women's risk of breast cancer. Remember, cancers are caused by many genetic & environmental factors -- but learn what the researchers found in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

4 MIN1 w ago
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Can Hair Dyes and Straighteners Cause Cancer?

What's So American About Apple Pie?

When something or someone is particularly emblematic of the U.S., we often say they're 'as American as apple pie'. Learn the history of apple pie, plus how that phrase got started, in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

5 MIN1 w ago
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What's So American About Apple Pie?

Latest Episodes

Are Pringles Really Potato Chips?

It took a series of British courts to decide whether Pringles count as potato chips (or, rather, potato crisps). Learn why -- and what they decided -- in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

4 MIN3 d ago
Comments
Are Pringles Really Potato Chips?

Could There Be a Fifth Fundamental Force?

Scientists have been studying the four fundamental forces (gravity, electromagnetism, the strong force, and the weak force) since the 1950s, but new research indicates that there may be a fifth. Learn more in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

8 MIN4 d ago
Comments
Could There Be a Fifth Fundamental Force?

What's the Difference Between Toilet Paper and Facial Tissues?

We often use the two interchangeably (especially in times of need), but toilet paper and facial tissues are composed differently. Learn why you shouldn't flush tissues in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

4 MIN5 d ago
Comments
What's the Difference Between Toilet Paper and Facial Tissues?

Could Your Next Car Say 'No' to Drunk Driving?

The technology already exists to put Breathalyzers in cars to prevent drunk driving, and some lawmakers are working towards mandating it. Learn how it might work in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

7 MIN5 d ago
Comments
Could Your Next Car Say 'No' to Drunk Driving?

BrainStuff Classics: Does Your Name Determine Your Future?

What's in a name? Research shows that your name can indeed influence your career and your behavior. Learn how in this classic episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

5 MIN1 w ago
Comments
BrainStuff Classics: Does Your Name Determine Your Future?

BrainStuff Classics: What Does the Tab on a Rearview Mirror Really Do?

Pushing the tab on a car's rearview mirror seems to dim the headlights of the car behind you -- but how? Learn how rearview mirrors work in this classic episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

3 MIN1 w ago
Comments
BrainStuff Classics: What Does the Tab on a Rearview Mirror Really Do?

How Does the Wayback Machine Work?

The internet's Wayback Machine isn't a time machine in the traditional sense, but it does archive web pages to provide a living history for users to explore. Learn how it works in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

7 MIN1 w ago
Comments
How Does the Wayback Machine Work?

Can 'Reef DJs' Bring Fish Back to Damaged Reefs?

When fish abandon unhealthy coral reefs, the whole ecosystem can collapse -- but new research shows that playing sounds from healthy reefs can lure fish back, helping stabilize the reef. Learn how in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

4 MIN1 w ago
Comments
Can 'Reef DJs' Bring Fish Back to Damaged Reefs?

Can Hair Dyes and Straighteners Cause Cancer?

New research indicates that permanent hair dyes and hair straighteners can increase women's risk of breast cancer. Remember, cancers are caused by many genetic & environmental factors -- but learn what the researchers found in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

4 MIN1 w ago
Comments
Can Hair Dyes and Straighteners Cause Cancer?

What's So American About Apple Pie?

When something or someone is particularly emblematic of the U.S., we often say they're 'as American as apple pie'. Learn the history of apple pie, plus how that phrase got started, in this episode of BrainStuff. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

5 MIN1 w ago
Comments
What's So American About Apple Pie?
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