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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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    • Science
    • 4.7 • 41 Ratings

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.

    From the Vault: Musical Frisson

    From the Vault: Musical Frisson

    In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Joe is joined by producer and host of the Rusty Needle's Record Club podcast Seth Nicholas Johnson to talk about that moment when a song sends a shiver down your spine. (Originally published 6/10/2021)
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    • 1 hr 20 min
    Weirdhouse Cinema: Thrilling Bloody Sword

    Weirdhouse Cinema: Thrilling Bloody Sword

    In this episode of Weirdhouse Cinema, Rob and Joe discuss the 1981 Taiwanese fantasy adventure “Thrilling Bloody Sword.” This relentlessly psychotronic adventure isn’t easy to find, but rewards the seeker with bumbling dwarves, rampaging monsters and face-melting magic.
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    • 1 hr 11 min
    From the Vault: "Fuzz" with Mary Roach

    From the Vault: "Fuzz" with Mary Roach

    In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Robert and Joe welcome acclaimed science writer Mary Roach back to the show to discuss her new book "Fuzz: When Nature Breaks the Law." (originally published 09/14/2021)
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    • 53 min
    The Monstrefact: Dreepy, a Pokémon

    The Monstrefact: Dreepy, a Pokémon

    In this episode of STBYM’s The Monstrefact, Robert discusses the boomerang-headed Pokémon Dreepy, with some help from his son Sebastian.
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    • 3 min
    The Whistling, Part 3

    The Whistling, Part 3

    In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Robert and Joe discuss the nature and history of human whistling – including the subject of whistled languages.
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    • 45 min
    Listener Mail: Can you prove that it didn't happen?

    Listener Mail: Can you prove that it didn't happen?

    Once more, it's time for a weekly dose of Stuff to Blow Your Mind and Weirdhouse Cinema listener mail...
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    • 27 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
41 Ratings

41 Ratings

rewsearle ,

Can’t get enough

I have been following this podcast for about a year and a half now, and it is still my number 1 podcast. Thanks, Robert and Joe for making my commute entertaining and full of knowledge!

PotatoFamily ,

Love the podcast!

The End of the World especially is wonderfully made and such a captivating listen.

Mikkfi ,

Awesome topics

Just Awesome!

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