Stuff You Should Know

Hair Loss: The Pits

Hinzugefügt: 15. April 2021

Losing your hair is a situation that seems to be universally considered to absolutely stink. Unsurprisingly, humans have been trying all sorts of weird stuff to combat hair loss for millennia, but...

Short Stuff: Palindromes

Hinzugefügt: 14. April 2021

Chuck loves palindromes. So much that his very name is one. Oh wait... Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

How the Electrical Grid Works

Hinzugefügt: 13. April 2021

The electrical grid that provides power to the US is one of those things you don’t give a second thought to until it stops working – then it’s tough to think about anything else. Learn why this...

SYSK Selects: The Unsolved Mystery Disappearance of the Sodder Children

Hinzugefügt: 10. April 2021

In 1945 a house fire took the lives of five children - except that their bodies were never found. In this classic episode, dive into the longstanding mystery of the odd circumstances surrounding...

Muzak: Easy Listening Goodness

Hinzugefügt: 8. April 2021

Muzak got a bad reputation as bland garbage music. We aim to set the record straight. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

Short Stuff: Venus de Milo

Hinzugefügt: 7. April 2021

Step into today's short stuff to learn all about the armless wonder! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

Havana Syndrome: ¿Qué Diablos?

Hinzugefügt: 6. April 2021

In 2016, diplomats at the American embassy in Cuba began suffering weird neurological symptoms after hearing strange noises. Some say it was a sonic attack using a secret weapon, but the Havana...

SYSK Selects: How Circus Families Work

Hinzugefügt: 3. April 2021

Don't be confused - this one is about actual circus acts made of family members, not the controversial comic strip. Step right up to this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at...

SYSK Selects: How Circus Families Work

Hinzugefügt: 3. April 2021

Don't be confused - this one is about actual circus acts made of family members, not the controversial comic strip. Step right up to this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at...

How the Titanic Worked: Part Two

Hinzugefügt: 1. April 2021

After the Titanic sank recriminations and blame followed, sometimes ruining careers unjustifiably. As the decades wore on and she was found almost 2.5 miles down, history rehabilitated some people....

How the Titanic Worked: Part Two

Hinzugefügt: 1. April 2021

After the Titanic sank recriminations and blame followed, sometimes ruining careers unjustifiably. As the decades wore on and she was found almost 2.5 miles down, history rehabilitated some people....

How the Titanic Worked: Part Two

Hinzugefügt: 1. April 2021

After the Titanic sank recriminations and blame followed, sometimes ruining careers unjustifiably. As the decades wore on and she was found almost 2.5 miles down, history rehabilitated some people....

Short Stuff: What's the oldest book?

Hinzugefügt: 31. März 2021

In order to figure out what the oldest book is, one has to define what a book actually is. Listen in as we discuss this debatable topic. Learn more about your ad-choices at...

Short Stuff: What's the oldest book?

Hinzugefügt: 31. März 2021

In order to figure out what the oldest book is, one has to define what a book actually is. Listen in as we discuss this debatable topic. Learn more about your ad-choices at...

How the Titanic Worked: Part One

Hinzugefügt: 30. März 2021

When the Titanic set sail on her maiden voyage in April 1912, the world was divided into two types of people: those who considered her unsinkable and those who weren’t so sure about that. Both...

How the Titanic Worked: Part One

Hinzugefügt: 30. März 2021

When the Titanic set sail on her maiden voyage in April 1912, the world was divided into two types of people: those who considered her unsinkable and those who weren’t so sure about that. Both...

SYSK Selects: What was the Philadelphia Experiment?

Hinzugefügt: 27. März 2021

The Philadelphia Experiment is a bad movie from the 1980s, and also the conpiracy theory that refuses to die, despite virtually zero evidence of its occurance. Learn all about this strange...

SYSK Selects: What was the Philadelphia Experiment?

Hinzugefügt: 27. März 2021

The Philadelphia Experiment is a bad movie from the 1980s, and also the conpiracy theory that refuses to die, despite virtually zero evidence of its occurance. Learn all about this strange...

Introducing: Minnie Questions

Hinzugefügt: 26. März 2021

Hi, SYSK fans! We know you love our podcast and we think you'll love this new show from iHeartMedia and actress Minnie Driver, Minnie Questions. The best part? Our very own Chuck Bryant is featured...

Space Junk, Ahoy!

Hinzugefügt: 25. März 2021

The orbits hundreds to thousands of miles above Earth are littered with garbage. Space garbage, sure, but it’s still garbage. Littering in space is bad enough but it poses practical problems too –...