50 episodes

The Curioso is a podcast cohosted by Christopher Scarborough and Joseph Taylor. In this podcast we talk about the things that made us curious as children, the things that make us curious as adults, and try to make sense of these mysteries. We like to discuss odd occurrences and forgotten history, drink strange brews and eat bizarre food.

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The Curioso is a podcast cohosted by Christopher Scarborough and Joseph Taylor. In this podcast we talk about the things that made us curious as children, the things that make us curious as adults, and try to make sense of these mysteries. We like to discuss odd occurrences and forgotten history, drink strange brews and eat bizarre food.

    131-Bubblegum?

    131-Bubblegum?

    We both have been chewing a lot of gum recently and when the idea came to us “Where does this stuff come from?”. Little did we know that gum has a past that predates recorded history. So sit back and listen to us burst your bubble.

    • 1 hr 14 min
    130-Magic Items?

    130-Magic Items?

    We have been playing some D&D recently and it sparked an idea to talk about some real world magic items. After having this discussion we realized that almost all of these recipes require dead body parts. Not the easiest thing to gather. So maybe we will just leave these magic items to history and the […]

    • 1 hr 6 min
    129-Pesticides?

    129-Pesticides?

    Biting and stinging insects have bothered us since the dawn of mankind and we have been finding ways of fight back.

    • 1 hr 24 min
    Bonus content?

    Bonus content?

    During our last episode we had a few times we strayed off topic. We just couldn’t let these gems sit around and collect dust.

    • 39 min
    128-Trappist Update?

    128-Trappist Update?

    Eighty two episodes ago we sat down for a session that has become one of our favorite recordings to date. We sampled all the Trappist beers there were to offer. Since then several breweries have been added to the list. We couldn’t resist the urge to sample the newest monks on the block. Of course […]

    • 1 hr 43 min
    127-Blackest Black?

    127-Blackest Black?

    Months ago we came across this video of a black paint that was so dark it looked like a hole when painted on a surface. We immediately added it to the pile of topics we wanted to cover. Although the absolutely blackest substance is restricted to a few selective people there are recent developments in […]

    • 1 hr

Customer Reviews

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26 Ratings

26 Ratings

dinogal1993 ,

Well done/ I appreciate your work

These guys put a lot of work into their episodes and it definitely shows! Their chemistry with one another is a joy to listen to and they are well spoken, yet hilarious! Keep up the good work 🤘🏻

A.Delynn ,

Great duo and very entertaining discussions

I love this podcast. Both of the hosts work so well together and it's enjoyable. A lot of other podcasts the hosts are talking over each other and get off topic but not this one. Informative and entertaining. Keep it up guys, doing a great job!

Danamae Valletta ,

Awesome!

Great podcast with interesting topics and good sound quality. Love these guys! ;)

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