11 02, 2021

Some Male Butterflies Make Their Mates Smell Bad On Purpose (Cool Weird Awesome 479)

By |2021-02-11T08:42:33-05:00February 11, 2021|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , |

New research shows certain types of male butterflies can create an anti-pheromone they cover their partners in, hoping that the smelly chemical will ward off other males. Definitely not the most thoughtful Valentine's Day gift ever. Plus: data analysis shows the language people use about their relationships can predict a breakup months before it happens!

10 08, 2019

HooverBall and Hoover Drinks: Some Things For August 10, 2019

By |2019-10-09T10:31:59-04:00August 10, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Lots of stories involving presidents and/or crime today.

10 05, 2019

Treat Your Mother Subreddit Right (Cool Weird Awesome 37)

By |2019-09-30T21:26:39-04:00May 10, 2019|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , |

It’s 150 years to the day that the presidents of the Union Pacific and Central Pacific Railroads drove a ceremonial golden spike into the first railroad line to cross North America. That's the big event of the weekend - oh, there's also a thing called Mother's Day? Okay, well for you all let's pay tribute to the Mom For A Minute Subreddit, which provides a virtual Reddit mom for you when your own maternal relationship is unresolved.

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