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Boring Super Powers Humans Already Have

Boring Super Powers Humans Already Have

This week we explore some boring super powers that humans already have. There is a small section of our population that are genetically superior to boring people like me. They might have unbreakable bones. They might have an autobiographical memory. Doesn’t matter, they’re very interesting and we’re gonna talk about them! 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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Whoa Dude, Do We Live in a Simulation?

Whoa Dude, Do We Live in a Simulation?

This week, we explore whether or not we live in a simulation. Elon Musk says the chances are 1 in 1,000,000,000. Neil DeGrasse Tyson thinks it’s a 50/50 shot. Can Nick convince Jon we all live in a simulation? 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 interesting…

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Ringing in the New Year: Top 5 Top 5’s

Ringing in the New Year: Top 5 Top 5’s

This week, we close out the new year and ring in the new one by exploring our top 5 Top 5’s. We’ll talk about conspiracy theories, memes, alternative medicines, tech flops, and tech advances. 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 interesting at the same time. So…

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The Night Before Strangemas

The Night Before Strangemas

This week, I read an adaptation of Clement Clarke Moore’s “A Visit from St. Nicholas,” or as it’s more commonly know, “The Night Before Christmas.” That’s right, I went ahead and ruined a classic for a shameless Christmas special. 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 interesting…

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5 Creepy Christmas Cryptids

5 Creepy Christmas Cryptids

This week we cover 5 creepy Christmas cryptids. To be fair, most of them are winter cryptids, but over the years have become associated with Santa and his whole deal. So here we are, introducing you to new nightmares just in time for Christmas! 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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Shocking History of Electroshock Therapy

Shocking History of Electroshock Therapy

This week we explore the Shocking History of Electroshock Therapy. Get it? I bet we’re the first people to ever make that joke. Electroshock Therapy, or as its more accurately called: Electroconvulsive therapy. It’s got a dark history and an even worse reputation. But does it get what it deserves? 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….

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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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