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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!

February 4, 2021

Modern Snake Oil: From Cryotherapy to The Secret

We like to think we’re in the golden age of medicine, but the truth is that the healthcare industry is still rife with misinformation and hucksterism. Tune in this week for some eye-rolling examples of modern snake oil, and then check out episode 15 for an overview of notorious historical quackery. 

In this episode: 

  • K Tape
  • Supplements
  • Essential Oils and Aromatherapy
  • The Secret
  • Penile Extenders 
  • Whole Body Cryotherapy
  • Goop

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