Snopes Does My Homework

Snopes Does My Homework

This week, we explore 10 great articles from Snopes.com. I’m (Nick) flying solo this week, so I thought I’d let Snopes do my homework, but then it ended up being more work than just a normal episode. We explore: Is there a nude woman in The Rescuers? Was a 5 year old the world’s youngest mother? Can Tibetan monks raise their body temperature through meditation? Does vaping cause popcorn lung? Can menstrual cycles synchronize? Are Winnie the Pooh characters based…

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Why Does Black Friday Make People Go Crazy?

Why Does Black Friday Make People Go Crazy?

This week we explore, “Why does Black Friday make people go crazy?” It’s like a worm gets into our brain and whispers things like, “You need that new TV,” or, “You should totally stab that guy. But why is that?! There’s no time like the present to support us on Patreon! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something…

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Lab-Grown Meat: Food of the Future?

Lab-Grown Meat: Food of the Future?

This week we explore Lab-Grown Meat: Food of the future? Jon’s a vegan, Nick is not. But what if their worlds collide? Can Nick convince Jon to eat a lab-grown hamburger? Will Nick convert to vegetarianism? The answers you’ve been waiting for are inside. There’s no time like the present to support us on Patreon! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh…

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Can 20,000,000 Trees Really Make a Difference?

Can 20,000,000 Trees Really Make a Difference?

This week we explore, “Can 20,000,000 trees really make a difference?” #teamtrees is out there gallivanting about, trying to save the world or something. But will it actually make a difference? We’re being coy. Of course it will, but what if we put math to it? There’s no time like the present to support us on Patreon! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make…

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Altruism, Beautiful People, and the Evolution of Video Games (w/ Jenova Chen)

Altruism, Beautiful People, and the Evolution of Video Games (w/ Jenova Chen)

This week we explore altruism, beautiful people, and the evolution of video games. Jenova Chen, founder of thatgamecompany, shows us the passion that goes into making a video game as well as the analytical and almost scientific side not many people talk about. We get some insight into how to make a beautiful experience, where games have come from and going, and lots of book recommendations. There’s no time like the present to support us on Patreon! Every week on…

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Octobermonth Finale: Stranger Still Investigate Matsell Bridge

Octobermonth Finale: Stranger Still Investigate Matsell Bridge

This week we explore the Matsell Bridge. Every town has that bridge or railroad track that supposedly haunted. If you stop your car on it, ghostly people will push you away leaving marks of their hands behind! You might even feel some ghostly touches. We decide to get to the bottom of our local legend for this Octobermonth. There’s no time like the present to support us on Patreon! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never…

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How Satanic Panic Made the Country Go Manic

How Satanic Panic Made the Country Go Manic

This week we explore, “How Satanic Panic made the country go manic.” There was a period of time when 70% of the US lost its mind and bought into the idea that Satanic sex cults were out there. Turns out, there weren’t! Hindsight truly is 20/20. There’s no time like the present to support us on Patreon! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make…

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Body Farms Are So Cool! And Gross…

Body Farms Are So Cool! And Gross…

This week we explore why body farms are incredibly cool but also super duper gross. Buckle in, this one’s grizzly but oh-so important. We talk about the study of what happens after a body dies and the incredible people who helped us discover it. There’s no time like the present to support us on Patreon! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh…

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10 Totally Haunted Movie Sets

10 Totally Haunted Movie Sets

This week we explore, “10 Totally Haunted Movie Sets.” We’ve all heard the stories. A unicorn maimed a man on the set of Cabin in the Woods. A gorilla trapezed across 17 corpses. But how many of those are really real? And which ones are part of the Hollywood hype machine? There’s no time like the present to support us on Patreon! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer…

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The Who’s and Do’s of Voodoo

The Who’s and Do’s of Voodoo

This week we explore, “The who’s and do’s of voodoo” It’s here! It’s here! It’s fina-ly-ly here! Octobermonth is here! Voodoo is a big part of the occult and Halloween, but it turns out that shouldn’t be the case. Find out why! There’s no time like the present to support us on Patreon! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach…

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