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Deep in the back of your mind, you’ve always had the feeling that there’s something strange about reality. There is. Join Robert Lamb and Joe McCormick as they examine neurological quandaries, cosmic mysteries, evolutionary marvels and our transhuman future.

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    • Life Sciences

Deep in the back of your mind, you’ve always had the feeling that there’s something strange about reality. There is. Join Robert Lamb and Joe McCormick as they examine neurological quandaries, cosmic mysteries, evolutionary marvels and our transhuman future.

    Weirdhouse Cinema: Boggy Creek II

    Weirdhouse Cinema: Boggy Creek II

    Weird movies are a Thanksgiving tradition, because Mystery Science Theater 3000's Turkey Day Marathon is a Thanksgiving tradition. So in this episode of Weirdhouse Cinema, Rob and Joe discuss one of their favorite MST-riffed films, b-movie legend Charlies B. Pierce and bigfoot films in general.
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    • 1 hr 23 min
    Thanksgiving Smorgasbord: Turkey, Wishbones and Gravy

    Thanksgiving Smorgasbord: Turkey, Wishbones and Gravy

    In recognition of Thanksgiving, Robert and Joe devote this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind to the very topics that might float through your head at the dinner table: What is a wishbone, why do we pull it apart and what does it have to do with dinosaurs? Are turkeys messengers of the gods? What is gravy and is it ever considered sacred? Find out...
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    • 1 hr 20 min
    Antimetaboles: Sometimes You Eat the Bear

    Antimetaboles: Sometimes You Eat the Bear

    Friedrich Nietzsche once observed that if you gaze long enough into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you. That’s an antimetabole, a transposed repetition of words in successive clauses. It’s an ABBA configuration that seems to resonate with meaning, but why? In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Robert and Joe gaze into the linguistic abyss once more.
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    • 58 min
    From the Vault: Thankful: The Science of Gratitude

    From the Vault: Thankful: The Science of Gratitude

    Tis the season of thankfulness, so in this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Robert and Joe explore the science of Gratitude. (Originally published 11/28/2019)
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    • 1 hr 12 min
    Weirdhouse Cinema: Message From Space

    Weirdhouse Cinema: Message From Space

    This time on Weirdhouse Cinema, Rob and Joe consider the 1978 Japanese space opera “Message From Space,” starring Sonny Chiba and Vic Morrow. It’s not quite “Star Wars,” but it brings the 70s weirdness and a bunch of space nuts.
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    • 1 hr 13 min
    Listener Mail: The Final Conflict

    Listener Mail: The Final Conflict

    Once more on Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Robert and Joe turn to the mailbot and read some listener mail from previous months.
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    • 52 min

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