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Stuff You Should Know

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How do landfills work? How do mosquitos work? Join Josh and Chuck as they explore the Stuff You Should Know about everything from genes to the Galapagos in this podcast from


SYSK Selects: How Population Works

00:32:51Update: 2017-12-16

How the Globe of Death Works

00:45:48Update: 2017-12-144

The Deal With Doulas

00:41:11Update: 2017-12-124

How Flight Attendants Work

00:43:28Update: 2017-12-078

How Vomit Phobia Works

00:32:20Update: 2017-12-057

Cake: So Great. So, So Great

01:13:42Update: 2017-11-309

How Toy Testing Works

00:50:06Update: 2017-11-2814

SYSK Selects: How Organ Donation Works

00:39:35Update: 2017-11-255

What is nuclear forensics?

00:51:28Update: 2017-11-2313

Bath Salts: Steer Clear

00:43:16Update: 2017-11-2110

Can movies be cursed?

00:55:49Update: 2017-11-1611

How the Flu Works

00:53:26Update: 2017-11-1422

SYSK Selects: How Silly Putty Works

00:40:38Update: 2017-11-112

What's permaculture all about?

00:55:06Update: 2017-11-0913

How Restaurant Health Inspections Work

00:58:02Update: 2017-11-0718

SYSK Selects: How Exorcism Works

00:22:49Update: 2017-11-0411

Movie Crush: Tig Notaro on Mask

01:12:04Update: 2017-11-032

Movie Crush: Janet Varney on Tron

00:53:51Update: 2017-11-032

How Global Warming Works

01:03:01Update: 2017-11-0221

SYSK's 2017 Super Spooktacular!

00:58:09Update: 2017-10-315

SYSK Selects: How SPAM Works

00:43:15Update: 2017-10-2812

How Internships Work

00:42:09Update: 2017-10-1915

SYSK Live: The DB Cooper Heist

01:33:51Update: 2017-10-1720

How Buildering Works

00:48:28Update: 2017-10-12

How the Rolling Jubilee Works

00:50:23Update: 2017-10-101

How Giraffes Work

00:57:00Update: 2017-10-051

How Police Body Cameras Work

00:47:23Update: 2017-10-035

How Nude Beaches Work

00:48:30Update: 2017-09-285

How FOIA Works

00:53:55Update: 2017-09-261

A Nostalgic Look at Crayons

00:55:08Update: 2017-09-212

How Frogs Work

00:54:57Update: 2017-09-19

How the Secret Service Works

00:57:39Update: 2017-09-147

How Psychopaths Work

00:50:36Update: 2017-09-129

SYSK Selects: How Hip-hop Works

00:54:39Update: 2017-09-091

Are crickets the future of food?

00:48:07Update: 2017-09-07

SYSK Selects: How Shrunken Heads Work

00:58:25Update: 2017-09-021

How Satanism Works

00:55:45Update: 2017-08-311

A Lip-Smacking Look at Barbecue

00:51:57Update: 2017-08-29

How Personality Tests Work

01:00:21Update: 2017-08-242

Is the Uncanny Valley Real?

01:11:26Update: 2017-08-22

What's the deal with accents?

00:59:45Update: 2017-08-173

How Stuttering Works

00:53:18Update: 2017-08-151

SYSK Selects: How McCarthyism Works

00:46:05Update: 2017-08-12

How Bioarchaeology Works

00:57:38Update: 2017-08-10

SYSK Selects: Why do men have nipples?

00:27:51Update: 2017-08-052

How Public Broadcasting Works

00:59:53Update: 2017-08-01

SYSK Selects: How Disco Works

00:52:49Update: 2017-07-29

A Dry Look at Toilet Paper

00:55:44Update: 2017-07-27

What is Ghost Fishing?

00:48:59Update: 2017-07-25

SYSK Selects: How the Sun Works

00:31:04Update: 2017-07-22

All We Know About Guessing

01:00:03Update: 2017-07-20

Sunburn, Suntans and Sunscreen

00:51:20Update: 2017-07-181

How Fever Dreams Work

00:40:10Update: 2017-07-131

SYSK Selects: How HeLa Cells Work

00:30:27Update: 2017-07-08

What exactly is stoicism?

01:00:58Update: 2017-07-042

How Standardized Patients Work

00:53:40Update: 2017-06-29

Remembering Stonewall

00:57:46Update: 2017-06-27

How Ketchup Works

00:56:34Update: 2017-06-221

How Seed Banks Work

00:54:29Update: 2017-06-20

What was Camp X?

00:52:17Update: 2017-06-151

How the Beagle Brigade Works

00:52:00Update: 2017-06-13

SYSK Selects: How Maps Work

00:41:52Update: 2017-06-101

How Coelacanths Work

00:44:12Update: 2017-06-06

The Stories Behind A Few Food Fads

00:51:05Update: 2017-06-013

SYSK Selects: How Beer Works

00:50:48Update: 2017-05-272

Is a head transplant really a thing?

00:46:43Update: 2017-05-23

SYSK Selects: How Magic Mushrooms Work

00:52:54Update: 2017-05-204

How Champagne Works

01:02:05Update: 2017-05-162

How Charismatic Megafauna Work

00:49:50Update: 2017-05-11

How Itching Works

00:47:50Update: 2017-05-09

Some Nutso Fan Theories

00:55:52Update: 2017-05-04

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