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You’ve heard about it, but do you really know it? In 3 minutes, we help you understand the true meaning behind the trends, concepts and acronyms that are making headlines. After listening, you will really know for sure.

Do you really know‪?‬ Bababam (in English)

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You’ve heard about it, but do you really know it? In 3 minutes, we help you understand the true meaning behind the trends, concepts and acronyms that are making headlines. After listening, you will really know for sure.

Listen on Apple Podcasts
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    Could chronoworking make you work more efficiently?

    Could chronoworking make you work more efficiently?

    Most productivity methods aim to boost your efficiency during office hours. But a new technique, based on your biological clock, might be the key: chronoworking.
    The term was coined by British journalist Ellen Scott in early 2024 in her newsletter “Working on Purpose.” She predicted that working according to your body clock would be a major trend. Chronoworking means tuning into your natural energy peaks and dips throughout the day, month, or year, and adjusting your work schedule accordingly.
    What is chronoworking? How does it work in practice? What exactly is the biological clock? In under 3 minutes, we answer your questions!
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    How much do surrogate mothers get paid?
    What is the Barnum effect?
    How to spot, prevent and treat heatstroke ?
    A podcast written and realised by Amber Minogue.
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    • 4 min
    How did female body hair become taboo?

    How did female body hair become taboo?

    According to Healthline.com, the human body has around 5 million hair follicles. Now you might not have guessed, but that figure is around the same for both men and women. And our body hair has a lot of important functions.
    It helps regulate body temperature by keeping us warm or retaining sweat to cool us down. It also protects sensitive parts of our bodies from infection, like the eyes and genitals. And yet, women often go to great lengths to have their body hair removed, and there’s a taboo around having hairy armpits or other body parts. It’s in no small part down to gendered social control.
    Is body hair removal a recent development? When did that become the case? What about pubic hair? In under 3 minutes, we answer your questions!
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    Why do people get angry when they drive?
    Is palm oil really bad for your health?
    How to make the most out of a rental property?
    A podcast written and realised by Joseph Chance.
    First broadcast: February, 18th, 2023
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    • 4 min
    How much do surrogate mothers get paid?

    How much do surrogate mothers get paid?

    The NHS says that one in seven couples may have difficulty conceiving, which can be a traumatic experience for those who want to have children. Sometimes, infertility can be treated through medicine or surgery, and other times assisted conception through artificial insemination or IVF helps those couples get pregnant.
    But other times, it just doesn’t work out and a couple aren’t able to have a child on their own. Surrogacy may be an option in such cases. It’s a process where a woman, known as a surrogate mother, agrees to carry a child for the couple who are unable to conceive. 
    Is that even legal? Why would someone choose to be a surrogate mother? In under 3 minutes, we answer your questions!
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    Why are some people clumsier than others?
    What is Quantum medicine and is it a scam?
    How to follow the beach flag system?
    A podcast written and realised by Joseph Chance.
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    • 4 min
    What is the Barnum effect?

    What is the Barnum effect?

    Have you ever felt like your horoscope was written just for you? Or a fortune’s cookie advice seemed incredibly relevant? You may be surprised, but it’s actually not such a coincidence after all.
    This psychological phenomenon is known as the Barnum effect. It’s a cognitive bias that occurs when people believe that generic personality descriptions and statements apply specifically to them. It may explain how practices such as astrology, fortune telling and personality tests have become relatively accepted despite lacking any basis in fact.
    Where does the name come from? An example? In under 3 minutes, we answer your questions!
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    Why are some people clumsier than others?
    What is Quantum medicine and is it a scam?
    How to follow the beach flag system?
    A podcast written and realised by Joseph Chance.
    First broadcast: 01/03/2022
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    • 4 min
    How to spot, prevent and treat heatstroke ?

    How to spot, prevent and treat heatstroke ?

    Heatstroke is a medical emergency that happens when your body temperature gets too high and you cannot cool down. This can harm your vital organs and even kill you if not treated quickly.
    Heatstroke can be caused by being exposed to high temperatures, such as during a heatwave, or by working out too hard, such as during a marathon. It is different from heat exhaustion, which is a less severe condition that can lead to heatstroke if not treated.
    How can I spot the signs of heatstroke ? How can I prevent heatstroke? How can I treat heatstroke? In under 3 minutes, we answer your questions !
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    Why do people get angry when they drive?
    Is palm oil really bad for your health?
    How to make the most out of a rental property?
    A podcast written and realised by Joseph Chance.
    First broadcast: June, 20th, 2023
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    • 4 min
    How do you know what size condom to use?

    How do you know what size condom to use?

    Condoms are the best protection out there against sexually transmitted infections and unwanted pregnancies! And you can get them for free on the NHS from sexual health clinics, some GP surgeries and pharmacies, and some young people’s services.
    But many people wonder how to find the right size for them or their partner, for max comfort, safety and pleasure.
    What are the risks of using a condom that’s not the right size then? How do I do that then? What if I’m not really sure about the size? In under 3 minutes, we answer your questions!
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    Why are some people clumsier than others?
    What is Quantum medicine and is it a scam?
    How to follow the beach flag system?
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    • 4 min

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