A podcast of fascinating facts! What do extraterrestrial radio signals and a mushroom from Texas have in common? What is a “number station“ and why is it so spine-tinglingly creepy? Join comedians Shane Rogers and Duncan MacEwan for an entertaining and hilarious deep-dive into obscure facts from science, history and pop culture. A new topic each week!

September 9, 2021

Common Misconceptions about Animals

Do bears really hibernate? What does the color green look like to a cat? And most importantly, is ice cream flavored with beaver butts? Find the answers to these and other essential animal-related questions in this week's episode of MFFI. 

In this episode:  

  • Do Bears Hibernate?
  • Are Bats Blind?
  • Can Dogs and Cats See Color?
  • Can Owls Spin Their Heads Around?
  • Are Penguins Monogamous?
  • Is Ice Cream Flavored With Beaver Butts?
  • Do Cats Love Milk?
  • Have Primates (Like Koko) Actually Learned Sign Language?


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