Fuel Cells Are Strong To The Finish, When They’re Powered By Spinach (Cool Weird Awesome 418)

Fuel cells need a catalyst for an important reaction, and a team at American University has found that spinach may be the best raw material for a catalyst we've found yet. Plus: ever wanted to smell like old books? A new scent can help make it happen!

2020-11-12T08:33:41-05:00November 12th, 2020|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , , |

The Kansas Town Where Even Popeye Got His Spinach (Cool Weird Awesome 122)

It’s Spinach Festival weekend in Lenexa, Kansas, a time for games, crafts, music, the world’s largest spinach salad and a visit from noted cartoon spinach addict Popeye the sailor. That’s fitting, since it was Popeye’s popularity that helped make Lenexa’s spinach famous in the first place.

2019-09-06T09:04:05-04:00September 6th, 2019|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , , |
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