Brainstuff

Brainstuff

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Synopsis

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.

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Episodes

  • An Ice Cream that Doesn't Melt

    Duration: 04min

    | 21/02/2018
  • Can Used Books Spread Germs?

    Duration: 08min

    | 21/02/2018
  • Did Velociraptors Really Hunt in Packs?

    Duration: 08min

    | 19/02/2018
  • How Can Technology Help Stop Rhino Poachers?

    Duration: 04min

    | 16/02/2018
  • Can Magic Mushrooms Help Stop Depression?

    Duration: 05min

    | 16/02/2018
  • Can You Be Addicted to Love?

    Duration: 05min

    | 15/02/2018
  • Do Automatic Toilets Waste Water?

    Duration: 08min

    | 13/02/2018
  • What Happens to Mardi Gras Beads?

    Duration: 04min

    | 12/02/2018
  • Can People Be Allergic to Water?

    Duration: 05min

    | 09/02/2018
  • How Much of the Internet Is Underwater?

    Duration: 07min

    | 08/02/2018
  • Are We in an Insect Armageddon?

    Duration: 06min

    | 08/02/2018
  • What on Earth Are Skyquakes?

    Duration: 06min

    | 06/02/2018
  • Do Vegetarians' Farts Smell Worse?

    Duration: 04min

    | 05/02/2018
  • Are Wine Glasses Getting Bigger?

    Duration: 05min

    | 02/02/2018
  • Should You Give Cats Milk?

    Duration: 04min

    | 01/02/2018
  • Which States Get the Most Money from the Federal Government?

    Duration: 07min

    | 31/01/2018
  • How Do Astronauts React to Lunar Landing Conspiracy Theories?

    Duration: 07min

    | 30/01/2018
  • Could Drones Replace News Helicopters?

    Duration: 07min

    | 29/01/2018
  • Do Some Fabrics Make Body Odor Worse?

    Duration: 08min

    | 26/01/2018
  • What Is the 25th Amendment?

    Duration: 07min

    | 25/01/2018
  • How Did a Parisian Lemonade Craze Fight the Plague?

    Duration: 06min

    | 24/01/2018
  • Could Colonists Dig Up Ice on Mars?

    Duration: 05min

    | 24/01/2018
  • Can the Speed of Video Make Us Look More Innocent or Guilty?

    Duration: 05min

    | 22/01/2018
  • What Animal Has the Best Echolocation Abilities?

    Duration: 05min

    | 19/01/2018
  • How Does Anxiety Cause Underarm Sweat?

    Duration: 04min

    | 18/01/2018
  • What Do (and Don't) We Know About the Pentagon's UFO Program?

    Duration: 08min

    | 18/01/2018
  • How Green Is Your Favorite Superhero?

    Duration: 05min

    | 16/01/2018
  • Why Doesn't Airline Food Taste Good?

    Duration: 05min

    | 15/01/2018
  • What Does Self-Defense Insurance Protect Gun Owners Against?

    Duration: 07min

    | 12/01/2018
  • Could You Legally Bury Someone in Your Backyard?

    Duration: 07min

    | 12/01/2018
  • Can Bats Jam Each Other's Sonar?

    Duration: 05min

    | 10/01/2018
  • What Tech Will Replace the Smartphone?

    Duration: 06min

    | 09/01/2018
  • Did the Genes for Light Skin Colors Evolve in Europe?

    Duration: 06min

    | 08/01/2018
  • How Much Can Ice Tell Us About Climate Change?

    Duration: 07min

    | 05/01/2018
  • Why Are Teens Cyberbullying Themselves?

    Duration: 07min

    | 04/01/2018
  • Could Some Microbes Live on Air Alone?

    Duration: 05min

    | 03/01/2018
  • How Similar Is the Opioid Epidemic to the Crack Epidemic?

    Duration: 07min

    | 02/01/2018
  • Why Are Resolutions So Easy to Break?

    Duration: 06min

    | 01/01/2018
  • Should Amazon Be Considered a Monopoly?

    Duration: 06min

    | 29/12/2017
  • Could This Newly Discovered Planet Harbor Life?

    Duration: 07min

    | 28/12/2017
  • How Long Have We Been Keeping Dogs on Leashes?

    Duration: 05min

    | 27/12/2017
  • How Much Cardboard Does Online Shipping Use?

    Duration: 06min

    | 26/12/2017
  • The Tale of the Christmas Truce

    Duration: 05min

    | 25/12/2017
  • What Can a Cache of Pterosaur Eggs Teach Us?

    Duration: 08min

    | 22/12/2017
  • Could You Outrun a Volcano?

    Duration: 05min

    | 21/12/2017
  • Will Bitcoin Remain the Biggest Cryptocurrency?

    Duration: 08min

    | 20/12/2017
  • Is There a Real Witches' Curse in Shakespeare's 'Macbeth'?

    Duration: 05min

    | 19/12/2017
  • There's Another Reason to Not Eat Raw Cookie Dough

    Duration: 04min

    | 18/12/2017
  • Why Can't Some People Sleep Without a Fan?

    Duration: 05min

    | 15/12/2017
  • Why Do People Get Adult-Onset Food Allergies?

    Duration: 06min

    | 14/12/2017
  • Do We Need to Redefine the Four Seasons?

    Duration: 06min

    | 13/12/2017
  • Did Giant Crabs Eat Amelia Earhart?

    Duration: 05min

    | 12/12/2017
  • How Much Does Getting Stuck in Traffic Cost Us?

    Duration: 07min

    | 11/12/2017
  • How Fast Can We Take a Picture of the Entire Sky?

    Duration: 05min

    | 08/12/2017
  • Why Do We Find Symmetry So Pleasing?

    Duration: 06min

    | 07/12/2017
  • How Does Salt Prevent Food Spoilage?

    Duration: 04min

    | 06/12/2017
  • Do Monkeys Have Superstitions?

    Duration: 05min

    | 05/12/2017
  • What Is (and Isn't) Terrorism?

    Duration: 07min

    | 04/12/2017
  • Why Are Leaf Blowers So Irritating?

    Duration: 06min

    | 01/12/2017
  • Pretending To Be Batman Helps Kids Focus

    Duration: 05min

    | 30/11/2017
  • Tips For Staying Safe In A Mass Shooting

    Duration: 06min

    | 29/11/2017
  • Second Breakfasts Can Be Good For You

    Duration: 05min

    | 28/11/2017
  • Jellyfish Are Brainless, But Still Sleepy

    Duration: 05min

    | 27/11/2017
  • What's a Bump Fire Stock Do To A Gun?

    Duration: 06min

    | 24/11/2017
  • The Origins of Boston and New York’s Accents

    Duration: 05min

    | 23/11/2017
  • Can You Pass A Drug Test With Someone Else's Urine?

    Duration: 05min

    | 17/11/2017
  • The Number Zero Might Be Older Than We Thought

    Duration: 05min

    | 17/11/2017
  • How Do Squirrels Organize Their Nuts?

    Duration: 06min

    | 17/11/2017
  • Albums Aren't Dead

    Duration: 06min

    | 16/11/2017
  • Great Archaic Ways To Insult Someone

    Duration: 07min

    | 15/11/2017
  • Wolves Are Smarter Than Dogs?

    Duration: 06min

    | 15/11/2017
  • What can we learn about ourselves from epic space missions?

    Duration: 06min

    | 14/11/2017
  • Less people are killed by lightning every year

    Duration: 06min

    | 13/11/2017
  • Why Do Balloons Stick To Our Hair?

    Duration: 05min

    | 10/11/2017
  • Neanderthals Used Glue

    Duration: 06min

    | 09/11/2017
  • Getting a Doctorate Can Affect Your Mental Health

    Duration: 06min

    | 08/11/2017
  • Why is the Caspian Sea Evaporating?

    Duration: 06min

    | 01/11/2017
  • There Was a Brutal Prehistoric "Hell Ant"

    Duration: 04min

    | 31/10/2017
  • Which Computer Keys Wear Out First?

    Duration: 05min

    | 31/10/2017
  • Ruined City Under Tunisia's Waters

    Duration: 06min

    | 30/10/2017
  • What Do Hurricane Categories Mean?

    Duration: 06min

    | 30/10/2017
  • Why Is a Brain-Shaped Blob In Canada?

    Duration: 05min

    | 27/10/2017
  • What's the Best Way To Park?

    Duration: 05min

    | 27/10/2017
  • Orange Peels Can Revive Landscapes

    Duration: 06min

    | 26/10/2017
  • Voyager 1 is Traveling Through Interstellar Space

    Duration: 06min

    | 26/10/2017
  • How Do Researchers Preserve Smells?

    Duration: 06min

    | 25/10/2017
  • How Did Plesiosaurs Use Their Flippers to Swim?

    Duration: 05min

    | 24/10/2017
  • The Mysteries Behind Abandoned Ships

    Duration: 05min

    | 23/10/2017
  • Floating Fire Ant Rafts Are Both Dangerous and Cool

    Duration: 05min

    | 20/10/2017
  • Why Did The T. Rex Have Tiny Little Arms?

    Duration: 06min

    | 19/10/2017
  • Is Not Having A Job Better Than A Bad Job?

    Duration: 05min

    | 18/10/2017
  • Do We Need Treatment Centers For Internet Addiction?

    Duration: 06min

    | 17/10/2017
  • How Did a Dinosaur Killing Asteroid Change The Environment?

    Duration: 06min

    | 16/10/2017
  • When Can You Use The Emergency Lane?

    Duration: 05min

    | 13/10/2017
  • Do People Walk In Predictable Paths?

    Duration: 05min

    | 12/10/2017
  • How 'Fido' Became The Name For A Dog

    Duration: 06min

    | 11/10/2017
  • How Did The Grandfather Clock Get Its Name?

    Duration: 06min

    | 10/10/2017
  • When is it Safe to Eat Raw Oysters?

    Duration: 05min

    | 09/10/2017
  • How Gut Bacteria Could Become Your Next Sports Drink

    Duration: 06min

    | 04/10/2017
  • Einstein's Right Again

    Duration: 06min

    | 02/10/2017
  • Defining Personal Space

    Duration: 05min

    | 27/09/2017
  • Swift Lizard Evolution

    Duration: 05min

    | 25/09/2017
  • Should You Eat A 106-Year-Old Fruitcake?

    Duration: 05min

    | 20/09/2017
  • Why Goldfish Make Their Own Alcohol

    Duration: 05min

    | 18/09/2017
  • Separating Ninja Facts From Ninja Fiction

    Duration: 05min

    | 13/09/2017
  • Can NASA Hit An Asteroid with a DART?

    Duration: 06min

    | 11/09/2017
  • Millennials Buy Homes For Their Dogs

    Duration: 04min

    | 06/09/2017
  • How Many People Take and Misuse Prescription Opioids?

    Duration: 05min

    | 05/09/2017
  • Why Is Friday the 13th Considered Unlucky?

    Duration: 07min

    | 30/08/2017
  • Why Do We Have Eyebrows?

    Duration: 04min

    | 28/08/2017
  • Why Can't We Breathe Underwater?

    Duration: 05min

    | 23/08/2017
  • Is Chocolate Poisonous To Dogs?

    Duration: 05min

    | 21/08/2017
  • Why Are There 60 Minutes In An Hour Instead of 100?

    Duration: 05min

    | 16/08/2017
  • Why is Dry Ice Dangerous?

    Duration: 04min

    | 14/08/2017
  • Is Dry Cleaning Actually Wet?

    Duration: 04min

    | 09/08/2017
  • Why Is It Painful To Bite Aluminum Foil?

    Duration: 04min

    | 07/08/2017
  • Are Some People Immune To Mosquitoes?

    Duration: 08min

    | 02/08/2017
  • What are Sea Monkeys?

    Duration: 03min

    | 01/08/2017
  • What's the Best Place To Sit In A Movie Theater?

    Duration: 04min

    | 26/07/2017
  • What is the Birthday Paradox?

    Duration: 04min

    | 24/07/2017
  • How Fuel Efficient Is An Airplane?

    Duration: 06min

    | 20/07/2017
  • Why Are You Farting?

    Duration: 06min

    | 17/07/2017
  • Where Do Bullets Go When Fired Into The Air?

    Duration: 04min

    | 12/07/2017
  • Can Water Go Bad?

    Duration: 05min

    | 10/07/2017
  • Why Do People Talk Weird in Old Movies?

    Duration: 05min

    | 05/07/2017
  • Why is Blood Red?

    Duration: 04min

    | 03/07/2017
  • How Does Anxiety Work?

    Duration: 06min

    | 28/06/2017
  • Can Animals Predict Natural Disasters?

    Duration: 06min

    | 26/06/2017
  • Why Don't All Skeletons Become Fossils?

    Duration: 07min

    | 21/06/2017
  • Does TV Resolution Matter?

    Duration: 07min

    | 19/06/2017
  • What's The Most Expensive Book In The World?

    Duration: 06min

    | 14/06/2017
  • How Will You Most Likely Die?

    Duration: 05min

    | 12/06/2017
  • Did the Brontosaurus Exist?

    Duration: 06min

    | 08/06/2017
  • Why is Bird Poop White?

    Duration: 05min

    | 05/06/2017
  • Can Your Eyes Pop Out Of Your Head When You Sneeze?

    Duration: 06min

    | 31/05/2017
  • How Crowds Can Kill You

    Duration: 09min

    | 29/05/2017
  • How Does Agoraphobia Work?

    Duration: 09min

    | 24/05/2017
  • How Do Fire Extinguishers Work?

    Duration: 07min

    | 22/05/2017
  • Do Juice Cleanses Work?

    Duration: 05min

    | 17/05/2017
  • What Is The Dwarf Planet Ceres?

    Duration: 06min

    | 15/05/2017
  • Why Does Coffee Make You Have To Poop?

    Duration: 05min

    | 10/05/2017
  • How Does The Placebo Effect Work?

    Duration: 06min

    | 08/05/2017
  • How Do Antiperspirants Work?

    Duration: 06min

    | 03/05/2017
  • Can You Reach The End of a Rainbow?

    Duration: 06min

    | 01/05/2017
  • Why Are Some People Afraid of Clowns?

    Duration: 06min

    | 26/04/2017
  • Is a "Dog Year" Really 7 Years?

    Duration: 05min

    | 24/04/2017
  • How Does Jet Lag Work?

    Duration: 08min

    | 19/04/2017
  • Why Does The Shower Get Hot When The Toilet Is Flushed?

    Duration: 05min

    | 17/04/2017
  • How Do You Find Water In The Wild?

    Duration: 06min

    | 12/04/2017
  • What Are Eye Boogers?

    Duration: 06min

    | 10/04/2017
  • Why Do We Get Morning Breath?

    Duration: 04min

    | 05/04/2017
  • Do Animals Laugh?

    Duration: 05min

    | 03/04/2017
  • How Much Does It Cost To Run For President?

    Duration: 07min

    | 29/03/2017
  • Can I See the Stuff Astronauts Left On the Moon?

    Duration: 05min

    | 27/03/2017
  • What Would Space Do To The Human Body?

    Duration: 06min

    | 22/03/2017
  • Does "Power Dressing" Actually Work?

    Duration: 06min

    | 20/03/2017
  • How Dirty Is Soap?

    Duration: 06min

    | 15/03/2017
  • How Does Hair Dye Work?

    Duration: 06min

    | 13/03/2017
  • How Do Tattoo Machines Work?

    Duration: 06min

    | 08/03/2017
  • Could Alien Life Exist?

    Duration: 10min

    | 06/03/2017
  • Does the Human Body Really Replace Itself Every 7 Years?

    Duration: 05min

    | 01/03/2017
  • Are Plants Conscious?

    Duration: 07min

    | 27/02/2017
  • Why Are There So Many Different Kinds of Milk?

    Duration: 09min

    | 22/02/2017
  • What Happens When You Get Ringing In Your Ears?

    Duration: 08min

    | 20/02/2017
  • Why Do We Get Brain Freeze?

    Duration: 05min

    | 15/02/2017
  • What is Synesthesia?

    Duration: 07min

    | 13/02/2017
  • Why Is It So Difficult To Chug A Gallon of Milk?

    Duration: 05min

    | 08/02/2017
  • How Does Vocal Fry Work?

    Duration: 08min

    | 07/02/2017
  • How Does Aspirin Work?

    Duration: 07min

    | 01/02/2017
  • How Long Would It Take To Walk Around The World?

    Duration: 08min

    | 30/01/2017
  • How Does Déjà vu Work?

    Duration: 07min

    | 25/01/2017
  • How Does Crooke's Radiometer Work?

    Duration: 06min

    | 23/01/2017
  • What the Heck is GDP?

    Duration: 07min

    | 18/01/2017
  • What Determines Your Hair Color?

    Duration: 05min

    | 16/01/2017
  • Why Is Bacon Considered A Breakfast Food?

    Duration: 05min

    | 11/01/2017
  • What Are Brain Orgasms And ASMR Whisperers?

    Duration: 06min

    | 09/01/2017
  • The Way We Think About Sugar Is Going To Change

    Duration: 10min

    | 05/01/2017
  • How Do Erasers Erase?

    Duration: 06min

    | 02/01/2017
  • Why Do Some People Faint At The Sight of Blood?

    Duration: 06min

    | 28/12/2016
  • Do Crosswalk and "Close Door" Buttons Really Do Anything?

    Duration: 06min

    | 26/12/2016
  • How Is An Autopsy Performed?

    Duration: 07min

    | 21/12/2016
  • Why Do Helicopter Blades Look Weird On Video?

    Duration: 07min

    | 19/12/2016
  • What Is American Cheese Really Made Of?

    Duration: 06min

    | 14/12/2016
  • Why Do Dogs Tilt Their Heads?

    Duration: 06min

    | 12/12/2016
  • Why Do So Many Price Tags End in .99?

    Duration: 06min

    | 07/12/2016
  • Why Do Movie Theaters Sell Popcorn?

    Duration: 06min

    | 05/12/2016
  • How Does Lucid Dreaming Work?

    Duration: 08min

    | 30/11/2016
  • What Is Satanism?

    Duration: 08min

    | 28/11/2016
  • Why Do We Itch?

    Duration: 06min

    | 23/11/2016
  • How Do Microwave Ovens Work?

    Duration: 05min

    | 21/11/2016
  • Why Do Dogs Yawn?

    Duration: 05min

    | 16/11/2016
  • Is WiFi Safe?

    Duration: 06min

    | 14/11/2016
  • What's the ideal temperature for your refrigerator?

    Duration: 05min

    | 09/11/2016
  • Why do some noises drive me crazy?

    Duration: 06min

    | 07/11/2016
  • How do one-way mirrors work?

    Duration: 05min

    | 02/11/2016
  • Will Soda Really Ruin My Teeth?

    Duration: 08min

    | 31/10/2016
  • Why Do Fluorescent Lights Make That Buzzing Noise?

    Duration: 06min

    | 26/10/2016
  • Are Stupid People More Confident?

    Duration: 06min

    | 24/10/2016
  • How Does Saliva Work?

    Duration: 09min

    | 19/10/2016
  • What Causes Red Eye In Photos?

    Duration: 05min

    | 17/10/2016
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