This week, Nick touches Jon’s feet. But hey, it’s all in the name of science! And all in the name of studying reflexology. Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something interesting at the same time. So join us every Wednesday for another fun filled learn! If you’ve got a strange question you want answered ask us on Facebook,...

Read More Read More

This week, we explore, “Is chiropractic all it’s cracked up to be?” Many people with back pain may go to a chiropractor for a quick fix. But there’s a large percentage that also go to get some… odd things cured. Does it actually work though? We’ll find out! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something interesting at the...

Read More Read More

This week, we try Pyramid Power! That’s right, not only did we research, we also partook. We were looking for big PP. Pyramid Power. Get your head out of the gutter. Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something interesting at the same time. So join us every Wednesday for another fun filled learn! If you’ve got a strange...

Read More Read More

This week we decide, should I become a Doomsday Prepper? There’s a lot of weird stuff going on in our world today. Maybe the end is near. So, what’re you going to do when the poop hits the fan? Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something interesting at the same time. So join us every Wednesday for another...

Read More Read More

This week we explore, “How worried should we be about the Coronavirus?” The answer is always going to be a non-zero amount. But where did it come from, how is it spreading, and can we trust the Chinese state-run media? There’s no time like the present to support us on Patreon! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something...

Read More Read More

This week we cover the Chinese Zodiac. We all know the year you were born under gives you an animal that can dictate a lot about your personality. But did you also know the month, day, and hour you were born on can say a lot too? Or that there’s a Yin and Yang or 5 elements that go with each year too? There’s no time like the present to support us on Patreon! Every week on Stranger Still, we...

Read More Read More

This week we explore some boring super powers that humans already have. There is a small section of our population that are genetically superior to boring people like me. They might have unbreakable bones. They might have an autobiographical memory. Doesn’t matter, they’re very interesting and we’re gonna talk about them! There’s no time like the present to support us on Patreon! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer...

Read More Read More

This week, we explore whether or not we live in a simulation. Elon Musk says the chances are 1 in 1,000,000,000. Neil DeGrasse Tyson thinks it’s a 50/50 shot. Can Nick convince Jon we all live in a simulation? There’s no time like the present to support us on Patreon! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something interesting...

Read More Read More

This week, we close out the new year and ring in the new one by exploring our top 5 Top 5’s. We’ll talk about conspiracy theories, memes, alternative medicines, tech flops, and tech advances. There’s no time like the present to support us on Patreon! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something interesting at the same time. So...

Read More Read More

This week, I read an adaptation of Clement Clarke Moore’s “A Visit from St. Nicholas,” or as it’s more commonly know, “The Night Before Christmas.” That’s right, I went ahead and ruined a classic for a shameless Christmas special. There’s no time like the present to support us on Patreon! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something interesting...

Read More Read More

This week we cover 5 creepy Christmas cryptids. To be fair, most of them are winter cryptids, but over the years have become associated with Santa and his whole deal. So here we are, introducing you to new nightmares just in time for Christmas! There’s no time like the present to support us on Patreon! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh...

Read More Read More

This week we explore the Shocking History of Electroshock Therapy. Get it? I bet we’re the first people to ever make that joke. Electroshock Therapy, or as its more accurately called: Electroconvulsive therapy. It’s got a dark history and an even worse reputation. But does it get what it deserves? There’s no time like the present to support us on Patreon! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them....

Read More Read More

This week, we explore 10 great articles from Snopes.com. I’m (Nick) flying solo this week, so I thought I’d let Snopes do my homework, but then it ended up being more work than just a normal episode. We explore: Is there a nude woman in The Rescuers? Was a 5 year old the world’s youngest mother? Can Tibetan monks raise their body temperature through meditation? Does vaping cause popcorn lung? Can menstrual cycles synchronize? Are Winnie the Pooh characters based...

Read More Read More

This week we explore, “Why does Black Friday make people go crazy?” It’s like a worm gets into our brain and whispers things like, “You need that new TV,” or, “You should totally stab that guy. But why is that?! There’s no time like the present to support us on Patreon! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something...

Read More Read More

This week we explore Lab-Grown Meat: Food of the future? Jon’s a vegan, Nick is not. But what if their worlds collide? Can Nick convince Jon to eat a lab-grown hamburger? Will Nick convert to vegetarianism? The answers you’ve been waiting for are inside. There’s no time like the present to support us on Patreon! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh...

Read More Read More

This week we explore, “Can 20,000,000 trees really make a difference?” #teamtrees is out there gallivanting about, trying to save the world or something. But will it actually make a difference? We’re being coy. Of course it will, but what if we put math to it? There’s no time like the present to support us on Patreon! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make...

Read More Read More

This week we explore altruism, beautiful people, and the evolution of video games. Jenova Chen, founder of thatgamecompany, shows us the passion that goes into making a video game as well as the analytical and almost scientific side not many people talk about. We get some insight into how to make a beautiful experience, where games have come from and going, and lots of book recommendations. There’s no time like the present to support us on Patreon! Every week on...

Read More Read More

This week we explore the Matsell Bridge. Every town has that bridge or railroad track that supposedly haunted. If you stop your car on it, ghostly people will push you away leaving marks of their hands behind! You might even feel some ghostly touches. We decide to get to the bottom of our local legend for this Octobermonth. There’s no time like the present to support us on Patreon! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never...

Read More Read More

This week we explore, “How Satanic Panic made the country go manic.” There was a period of time when 70% of the US lost its mind and bought into the idea that Satanic sex cults were out there. Turns out, there weren’t! Hindsight truly is 20/20. There’s no time like the present to support us on Patreon! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make...

Read More Read More

This week we explore why body farms are incredibly cool but also super duper gross. Buckle in, this one’s grizzly but oh-so important. We talk about the study of what happens after a body dies and the incredible people who helped us discover it. There’s no time like the present to support us on Patreon! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh...

Read More Read More