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 3, 2020

Off the Deep End: Facts and Mythology of the Ocean

This one is unofficially subtitled "off the rails." If you're not a fan of tangents and silliness, maybe skip the second half. But if you enjoy a healthy does of nonsense with your midnight facts, enjoy! 


In this episode:

  • Challenger Deep
  • James Cameron, badass
  • Stats
  • Ocean ghosts
  • Mermaids and Sea Cows
  • Why is the ocean blue?
  • Underwater lakes, rivers, and waterfalls
  • Tsunamis, dehydration, algae
  • Mythology
  • Cthulu
  • Godzilla
  • Kraken
  • Sirens
  • Bruce
  • ...and more


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