Nuclear Pasta, Belly Button Science, How Lighting Affects Learning and Memory, and the Worst Diet Fads Ever
Learn how the wrong lighting can make you less productive, and why “nuclear pasta” might be the strongest material in the universe. We’ll also dispel some myths about the worst diet fads in history, and answer a listener question about why there are “innie” and “outie” belly buttons.
- You Should Never Work in a Dimly Lit Room
- “Nuclear Pasta” May Be the Universe’s Strongest Material
- You Should Never, Ever Try These 11 Diet Fads From the Past (and Present)
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