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Weird and Surprising Facts

  • How Much Does a Cloud Weigh? 100 Trillion Cicadas, and So Much More

    5 ABR. 2024 · Weird and surprising facts and articles that you'll discover in this episode include: "Over 100 Trillion Cicadas to Emerge After Solar Eclipse" Source: "Newsweek.com". Link: https://www.newsweek.com/over-100-trillion-cicadas-emerge-after-solar-eclipse-1886947 "BBC Science Focus". Link: https://www.sciencefocus.com/science/fun-facts Book: Patrick Quan, "Amusing Facts for Adventurous Minds". --- Host: Stephen Carter - Website: https://StressReliefRadio.com - Email: CarterMethod@gmail.com --- Technical information: Recorded with Twisted Wave. Edits with Twisted Wave, Audacity, Hush, Levelator. Final edits with Hindenburg Pro. Microphone: Neat King Bee. --- Key words: Cicadas, bats, Giraffes, --- Note: Commentary about these facts are copyrighted by Stephen Carter. Sources providing the facts may have copyrighted their content.
    Escuchado 12m 53s
  • The Surprising Reason Your Stomach Lining is Replaced Every Few Days, So Much More

    26 ENE. 2024 · Stories that are included in this episode include: "California man collects 1,136 hotel keycards, earns world record". UPI.com. Link: https://www.upi.com/Odd_News/2024/01/25/Guinness-World-Records-hotel-key-cards/1071706206444/ "Coyote with head stuck in bucket rescued in San Diego". UPI.com. Link: https://www.upi.com/Odd_News/2024/01/25/coyote-bucket-San-Diego/9301706200810/ "Raccoon stuck upside-down in sewer grate rescued". UPI.com. Link: https://www.upi.com/Odd_News/2024/01/24/canada-Guelph-Humane-Soceity-raccoon-sewer-grate/2501706132273/ Other weird and surprising facts about your body. --- Host: Stephen Carter - https://StressReliefRadio.com - Email: CarterMethod@gmail.com --- Technical information: Recorded with GarageBand - Natural voice no processing. Processing with Hush (50%), final edits and rendering with Hindenburg Pro. Microphone: SM58 with windscreen. ---
    Escuchado 8m 40s
  • Camera Stealing Fox, A Four Dollar Goodwill Vase Sells for $100,000, Increase Brain Power, So Much More

    20 DIC. 2023 · In this episode of "Weird and Surprising Facts", you discover: - A camera stealing fox; - A dinner menu sells for $275,000; - A $4 Goodwill vase sells for $100,000; - On average, a person spends 153 days looking for lost items; - Want your brain to be more effective? Talk to yourself! - Wild elephants sleep how many hours a night?!?; - What makes up 95% of a Jellyfish body? - The Empire State Building and Eiffel Tower have how many steps?!?; - What in the world is a Zonkey? - Stressed? Smell an orange! - The tell-tale sign someone loves you. No, it's not what they say or do.; - The surprising way a lost diamond ring was returned by a stranger. --- Host: Stephen Carter - Website: https://StressReliefRadio.com - Email: CarterMethod@gmail.com --- Technical information: Recorded with WavePad. Edits with Twisted Wave, Levelator, Hush, Hindenburg Pro. Final processing and rendering with Resound.ai. Microphone: ? ATR2100X ---
    Escuchado 9m 51s
  • Emotional Support Alligator Goes to the Ballpark, Mole Sniffing Dog Makes Major Discovery, So Much More

    3 DIC. 2023 · Articlef summaries highlighting weird and strange facts include: "Wally the emotional support alligator went to see the Phillies. Then he went viral". NPR.com. Link: https://www.npr.org/2023/09/29/1202615294/wally-emotional-support-alligator-phillies-game "Holy Mole-y: A sniffer dog helps rediscover a rare mole". NPR.com. Link: https://www.npr.org/2023/11/30/1215993119/holy-mole-y-a-sniffer-dog-helps-rediscover-a-rare-mole "Crew aboard a U.S.-bound plane discovered a missing window pane at 13,000 feet". NPR.com. Link: https://www.npr.org/2023/11/10/1212144515/plane-missing-window-london-us "How wildlife officials saved a humpback whale found 'hogtied' to a 300-pound crab pot". NPR.com. Link: https://www.npr.org/2023/11/06/1210537760/humpback-whale-rescue-alaska-video "Why scientists are reanimating spider corpses for research". NPR.com. Link: https://www.npr.org/2023/10/18/1198908301/necrobotics-reanimating-spiders-ig-nobel-prize "Florida authorities killed an alligator that was seen with human remains in its mouth". NPR.com. Link: https://www.npr.org/2023/09/23/1201366707/florida-alligator-dead-body-human --- Host: Stephen Carter - Website: https://StressReliefRadio.com - Email: CarterMethod@gmail.com. --- Technical information: Recorded with Hindenburg Pro. Edits with Twisted Wave, Hush, Levelator. Final edits and rendering with Hindenburg Pro. Microphone: EV RE320. --- Key words: Wally the Gator, Wally the Alligator, moles, weird news,
    Escuchado 11m 4s
  • A Pet Alligator in the White House, A $100 Million Non-human Co-Host for "The Today Show", And So Many More Weird and Surprising Facts

    22 JUL. 2023 · Weird and surprising facts shared in this episode include: - "History of Dentistry"; Link: https://www.adea.org/GoDental/Health_Professions_Advisors/History_of_Dentistry.aspx - "J. Fred Muggs" - Chimp co-host for NBC Television. show, "The Today show"; Wikipedia link: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J._Fred_Muggs#:~:text=Muggs%20first%20appeared%20on%20the,in%20diapers%20like%20a%20baby.&text=The%20Today%20Show%20had%20begun,was%20replaced%20by%20Frank%20Blair - "Which Country Consumes The Most Kraft Mac and Cheese?"; "Fantastic Facts" website. Link: https://fantasticfacts.net/6373/ - "11 Fascinating Facts About John Quincy Adams"; Mental Floss online. Link: https://www.mentalfloss.com/article/502637/9-fascinating-facts-about-john-quincy-adams#:~:text=Adams%20had%20a%20pet%20alligator,from%20the%20room%20in%20terror - "China bets on snakes to predict earthquakes"; CBC Online. Link: https://www.cbc.ca/news/science/china-bets-on-snakes-to-predict-earthquakes-1.580626 - "The Impact of Video Games on Training Surgeons in the 21st Century"; JAMA. Link: https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamasurgery/fullarticle/399740#:~:text=Surgeons%20who%20had%20played%20video,overall%20than%20their%20nonplayer%20colleagues - "The Untold Truth Of Pringles"; "Mashed" online. Link: https://www.mashed.com/205515/the-untold-truth-of-pringles/ --- Host: Stephen Carter. Website for "Weird and Surprising Facts" podcast: https://WeirdAndSurprisingFacts.com. Main network website with this and other podcasts: https://StressReliefRadio.com. Email for host Stephen Carter: CarterMethod@gmail.com. --- Technical information: Recorded with Hindenburg Pro. Edits with Twisted Wave. Noise and reverb reduction with Hush. Leveled with Levelator. Final edits and rendering with Hindenburg Pro. Microphone: SE DynaCaster DCM8. --- Key words: pet alligators, J Fred Muggs, snakes, earthquakes, mac and cheese, ---
    Escuchado 10m 33s
  • Origin of the Loch Ness Monster, Roller Coaster Built to Stop Sin, and So Much More

    3 MAY. 2023 · Weird and surprising facts highlighted (with time stamps) in this episode include: - 01:39 - Origin of the Loch Ness Monster Legend; - 02:49 - Why the first roller coaster was built; - 03:43 - How the popsicle came to be; - 05:07 - Why food doesn't taste as good when you fly; - 05:33 - Trouble sleeping? Come back in your next life as a snail - 05:49 - Color of octopus and human blood - why they are different; - 06:18 - How much energy is used when you yell?; - 06:38 - Amazing jumping ability of fleas; - 07:10 - Why "fresh" apples may not be so fresh; - 07:49 - When you physically can't hum; - 08:28 - Which has more vertabra - sloths or giraffes?; - 08:52 - What to do if you're stuck in quicksand. --- References: "Loch Ness “Monster” sighted for the first time, igniting the modern legend". History.com. Link: https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/loch-ness-monster-sighted?cmpid=email-hist-tdih-2023-0502-05022023&om_rid= "Roller coasters were invented to distract Americans from sin". "Reader's Digest Online". Link: https://www.rd.com/list/weird-facts/ "Ice pops were invented by an 11-year-old by accident". Reader's Digest Online". Link: https://www.rd.com/list/weird-facts/ Other stories - various sources. Use Google or other search services for more information. -- Host: Stephen Carter. Website: https://StressReliefRadio. Email: CarterMethod@gmail.com. To listen to previous episodes of "Weird and Surprising Facts" visit https://www.weirdandsurprisingfacts.com/. --- Technical information: Recorded with Hindenburg Pro 2. Edits with Twisted Wave. Noise and reverb removal with Hush. Leveled with Levelator. Final edits and rendering with Hindenburg Pro 2. Microphone: DyanaCaster DCM8. --- Key words: Loch Ness Monster, Coney Island, fleas, roller coasters,
    Escuchado 10m 29s
  • Animals That Can Live Forever, A Flying Bicycle, So Much More

    31 MAR. 2023 · Discover weird and surprising facts to entertain and amuse friends, family, and yourself. Facts include: - Largest padlock in the world: https://www.guinnessworldrecords.com/world-records/largest-securitylockpadlock#:~:text=The%20largest%20padlock%20was%20created,916%20lb)%20including%20the%20key. - Human and dolphin breathing: https://www.factretriever.com/interesting-facts - Sneeze travels at 100 MPH: https://facts.net/weird-facts/ - Servants are bathed in honey to attract flies away from the Pharoh: https://bestlifeonline.com/weird-amazing-facts/ - Sloths can hold their breaths for 40 minutes: https://www.rd.com/list/weird-facts/ - Flying bicycle: https://bestlifeonline.com/weird-amazing-facts/ - Name for a group of Flamingos: https://www.rd.com/list/weird-facts/ - Japanese rock museum: https://parade.com/1019842/marynliles/weird-facts/ - Shortest war in history: https://parade.com/1019842/marynliles/weird-facts/ - First feature film: https://parade.com/1019842/marynliles/weird-facts/ --- Host: Stephen Carter. Website: https://StressReliefRadio.com. Email: CarterMethod@gmail.com. --- Technical information: Recorded and first edits with Twisted Wave. Final edits and rendering with Hindenburg Pro 2 (Beta). Microphone Maono PD100. --- Key words: dolphins, sloths, flying bicycle, flamingos, padlocks,
    Escuchado 10m 17s
  • What is the Only Non-Human Animal That Can Clap to Music? This and More...

    3 MAR. 2023 · Discover: - The only animal that can clap to music and rythm. - What on our bodies never stops growing? - Why clouds appear to be white. - What on earth is hotter than the sun; and, - So many more weird and surprising facts that will amaze your friends and family. --- Host: Stephen Carter. https://WeirdandSurprisingFacts.com. Email: CarterMethod@gmail.com. --- Technical information: Recorded with Hindenburg Pro. Edits with Twisted Wave. Final edits and rendering with Hindenburg Pro. Microphone: Zoom ZDM-1. --- Key words: trivia, weird_facts, fun_facts ---
    Escuchado 8m 38s
  • Ketchup as Medicine, The Only King With No Moustache, and So Much More

    25 ENE. 2023 · Weird and Surprising Facts You Discover in This Episode Include: - Ketchup was once considered medicine; - The name for a group of hippos; - The original name for ice cream; - The original use for Play-doh; - A fun fact about a die; - Peanuts are not nuts; and, - so much more. --- Host: Stephen Carter. Website for this show: https:WeirdandSurprisingFacts.com; Website for other shows: https://StressReliefRadio.com; Email: CarterMethod@gmail.com. --- Technical information: Recorded with Audacity. Edits with Twisted Wave. Final edits and rendering with Hindenburg Pro. Microphone: Neat King Bee
    Escuchado 7m 22s
  • What Music Wards Off Mosquitoes, How Your DNA Connects You to All Living Things, and More

    30 DIC. 2022 · In this episode you discover: * How you're related to every other living organism through your DNA; * How many times a year your heart beats and the number one indicator of heart health; * The specific kind of music that wards off mosquitoes; * How many licks on average it takes to eat one scoop of ice cream on a cone; and, More weird and surprising facts for fun and entertainment. --- Resources and references: "What Does It Mean to be Human?"; https://humanorigins.si.edu/evidence/genetics “How a healthy heart works”; Link: https://www.heartandstroke.ca/heart-disease/what-is-heart-disease/how-a-healthy-heart-works “Dance music deters mosquitoes, and hip-hop gives cheese a fruity flavor” Link: https://cen.acs.org/biological-chemistry/biochemistry/Dance-music-deters-mosquitoes-hip/97/i15 “Pinocchio”. Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pinocchio and “'Pinocchio effect' confirmed: When you lie, your nose temperature rises” Science News: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/12/121203081834.htm “It takes about 50 licks to devour one scoop” Link: https://www.seacoastonline.com/story/news/2004/08/06/it-takes-about-50-licks/50248703007/ --- Host and show info: Stephen Carter, host. Email: CarterMethod@gmail.com. Show website: https://WeirdAndSurprisingFacts.com. Other shows: https://StressReliefRadio.com. --- Technical info: Recorded with Garage Band. Edits with Twisted Wave. Leveled with Levelator. Final edits and rendering with Hindenburg Pro. Microphone: BY --- Key words: DNA, Mosquitoes, Ice Cream, Pinnochio Effect, ---
    Escuchado 9m 7s

In each episode you'll discover weird and surprising facts that will make you say, "Wow, really?!" Each episode provides cool things to share with family and friends. They will think...

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