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Author: Destin Sandlin and Matt Whitman

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A science guy from the deep south (Destin) and a humanities guy from the wild west (Matt Whitman) discuss deep questions with varying levels of maturity.
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053 - What would happen every time you restarted Earth?
SPONSORED BY: HELLOFRESH For $80 off your first month of HelloFresh, visit hellofresh.com/ndq80 and enter ndq80 at checkout. ▶ DISCUSS THE EPISODE BY CLICKING HERE ◀ STUFF IN THIS EPISODE: Risk Settlers of Catan The Space Trilogy by C.S. Lewis Fertile Crescent Game of Thrones: There’s a Scientific Reason for Westoros’s Years-Long Winters What is the difference between a mastadon and a wooly mammoth? Mahout Targaryen What is a CMU? Smarter Every Day - Making a House Out of Mud Bricks Billion Tree Tsunami International Space Station Sentinelese U.S. Not Seeking Action Against Andaman Tribe Ecuadoran tribe transformed after killing of 5 missionaries Through Gates of Splendor by Elisabeth Elliot What is a cosmological argument? Bringing Down the ISS Frederick Jackson Turner Wedding Ducks Battle of Agincourt Welsh Longbowmen Pershing Missile History of the Firearm Constantine Roman Empire The Man in the High Castle Philip K. Dick Black Mirror Gene Roddenberry Panama Canal Suez Canal Guns, Germs, and Steel Bosporus The Hellespont Judea Strait of Hormuz Chukchi Sea Denmark Billion Tree Tsunami Khyber Pass George R.R. Martin  CONNECT WITH NO DUMB QUESTIONS: Support No Dumb Questions on Patreon if that sounds good to you Discuss this episode here NDQ Subreddit Our podcast YouTube channel Our website is nodumbquestions.fm No Dumb Questions Twitter Matt's Twitter Destin's Twitter SUBSCRIBE LINKS: Follow on Spotify Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe on Android OUR YOUTUBE CHANNELS ARE ALSO FUN: Matt's YouTube Channel (The Ten Minute Bible Hour) Destin's YouTube Channel (Smarter Every Day)
051 - Supersonic Fly Fishing
SPONSORED BY: HELLOFRESH For $80 off your first month of HelloFresh, visit hellofresh.com/ndq80 and enter ndq80 at checkout. Discuss this episode here STUFF IN THIS EPISODE: How does a whip break the sound barrier? Castlevania Whip Karbatschen Whipcrackers Aperschnalzen Xerxes Whips the Hellespont Engineering Victory: How Technology Won the Civil War Tie Hacks Brotherhood of the Broadaxe - Wyoming Tie Hackers Sherman’s Neckties The Embattled Confederacy: The Image of War, 1861-1865 Vol. 3 Escaped Slave Gordon Showing His Scarred Back John 2:13-15 Fettered Herman Haupt Bridge of  Cornstalks and Beanpoles Elk River Bridge Hoover Dam Bridge The Whip-Like Physics of Fly Fishing Identifying the 4 Parts of the Fly Line Momentum Momentum Conservation Coefficient of Restitution Whipcracking Research Paper? Havana by Camila Cabello Smooth Operator by Sade On the Water by Steve Martin Rocket by Andrew Peterson Handlebars by Flobots Fire by Barns Courtney Ooh La La by Goldfrapp Winged Hussars by Sabaton How Do You Like Me Now by The Heavy Immigrant Song by Led Zeppelin The Dark Side by Muse What a Feeling by Irene Cara Figure It Out by Royal Blood Crazy Little Thing Called Love by Queen Pinball Wizard by The Who The Passenger by Siouxie and The Banshees Flirtin’ With Disaster by Molly Hatchet Pride and Joy by Stevie Ray Vaughan Lost In Your Eyes by Debbie Gibson The Coon Huntin’ Monkey by Jerry Clower Fortunate Son by Credence Clearwater Revival Particle Man by They Might Be Giants La Grange by ZZ Top CONNECT WITH NO DUMB QUESTIONS: Support No Dumb Questions on Patreon if that sounds good to you NDQ Subreddit Our podcast YouTube channel Our website is nodumbquestions.fm No Dumb Questions Twitter Matt's Twitter Destin's Twitter SUBSCRIBE LINKS: Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe on Android OUR YOUTUBE CHANNELS ARE ALSO FUN: Matt's YouTube Channel (The Ten Minute Bible Hour) Destin's YouTube Channel (Smarter Every Day)

051 - Supersonic Fly Fishing

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Archer Stuff

during the hobbit, Gandalf leaves to fight off the Necromancer (they show this in the PJ movies.) the necromancer is assumed to be the form of Sauron as his power is returning. so it's possible that Saurons power took a while to fully return. also, it is posited that Bilbo hadn't worn the ring much since the events of the Hobbit (maybe not at all.) when he put it on at his birthday, it actually began the events of LOTR because suddenly Sauron knew where the ring was.

Jan 31st
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Kyle Kesner

missed a bleep on destin lol keep up the good work guys

Jan 31st
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Harrison S

please, PLEASE make those winged hussar+third chair shirts because I need those in my life. honestly, I don't care what you put on 'em, I'd totally buy one. wait, no, make that 8. of each. for sure 😂

Jan 25th
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Josh Meyer

This episode was an eye-opening, funny view into the world of Marine boot camp - a world that most of us will never see for ourselves. And these guys depend on the warm water bidet to much. A cold water bidet is just fine. Toughen up

Dec 21st
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Nolan

Not sure if you guys will see this...but China won't be on the upswing until they stop putting muslims into concentration camps.

Dec 17th
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Jessica Works

Thank you so much for this episode. I was in a terrible mood when I left the house but now I'm driving to church crying from laughter. You're a blessing.

Nov 18th
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Pedro Contipelli

Getting rid of guitars because "we can do better with computers" is akin to saying we should get rid of books because we have iPads

Oct 1st
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Harrison S

DESTIIIIIIIN!!!! If you like Andrew Peterson's music, you should definitely check out his song called "The Sowers Song". just wanted to throw that out there 👍

Sep 20th
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Nolan

I'm guessing you guys don't read comments on here...but I really liked Matt's description of beauty and living in the moment. And I can definitely tell how different you two are!

Aug 22nd
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RJ Myers

This movie was an amazing nostalgia trip for 80s and 90s kids. As far as lacking magic or fun, I will vehemently disagree. I absolutely loved all the references. It did not make the film less. As far as nothing more to it then "remember that", I think that shows that the entire point of the movie went right over your head, Matt. That wasn't about net neutrality. that was about stuff that's going on with video games right now with microtransactions, DLCs, and tiered versions of games that essentially sell power to players in multiplayer games. so the rich kid can now kick your ass in a game, too.

Apr 26th
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Izzy Stardust

Ready Player One is a great fun movie aside from any deviations from the book. Sounds like "film snob" guy went in ready to pick apart anything and everything that came across the screen.

Apr 16th
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Dana A

Two awesome guys, love hearing you guys talk! Keep it up!!

Apr 12th
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Avery Amstutz

love the podcast. it's fun, light, and interesting!!

Mar 2nd
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Rebecca Glanzer

love the pod!

Feb 9th
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Naradhipa K

a lot of fun to listen to👍

Dec 16th
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Ayush Garg

Once I faced Sleep Paralysis, a horror night I still remember.

Sep 26th
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