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SYSK Selects: How Salt Works

SYSK Selects: How Salt Works

Update: 2019-11-1645
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A Roman senator once said, "Mankind can live without gold, but not without salt." Right he was. The human body needs salt so much we have developed a taste for it specifically. But too much salt can be toxic. Learn about salt's role in human history and how we get it from the Earth in this classic episode.

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Comments (4)

Carlos A

this episode gave me high blood pressure

Dec 6th
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Bryan Wiley

Listened 3 GD times and still not clear what makes salt kosher. Bad podcasters. Bad. Joking listen to every episode.

Nov 17th
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snosaer

man that salt of the earth Goodfellas bit was koo

Nov 17th
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SYSK Selects: How Salt Works

SYSK Selects: How Salt Works

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