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Explain Like I'm 5: Bite sized answers to stuff you should know about - in a mini podcast

Explain Like I'm Five, aka ELI5, is the mini-podcast series where we take the questions you always wanted to ask, and talk about them in a way that is easy to understand. Made possible by the amazing reddit community at r/explainlikeimfive. See episode show notes for user credits.

info_outline ELI5 Bicycles - Why are women's bike frames different to men's? 09/19/2019
info_outline ELI5 Air Conditioning - How does it work? 09/13/2019
info_outline ELI5 Weddings - Where do wedding traditions (eg not seeing the bride in her dress) come from? 09/05/2019
info_outline ELI5 Morning People - What makes someone a morning person? 08/29/2019
info_outline ELI5 Sore Muscles - Why the delay in soreness after a workout? 08/23/2019
info_outline ELI5 Flight Delays - How do airports manage weather cancellations? 08/16/2019
info_outline ELI5 Jeans - Do you have to wash your Levi's? 08/09/2019
info_outline ELI5 White Noise - Plus brown noise, pink noise & other colored noises explained 08/02/2019
info_outline ELI5 Drones - Why don't we see helicopter sized quadcopters? 07/26/2019
info_outline ELI5 Bitcoin - Explain crypto currency like I'm five! 07/19/2019
info_outline ELI5 Stress - What does it do to our bodies? 07/12/2019
info_outline ELI5 Popcorn - What makes it pop? 07/05/2019
info_outline ELI5 Metabolism - How does it work? 06/28/2019
info_outline ELI5 Snoring - Why don't we hear ourselves snore? 06/21/2019
info_outline ELI5 Steroids - What makes them dangerous and illicit? 06/14/2019
info_outline ELI5 Coal To Diamond - Can we really turn coal into diamonds through applying the right pressure conditions? 06/06/2019
info_outline ELI5 Breakfast - Is it the most important meal of the day? 05/31/2019
info_outline ELI5 Wine - Do pesticides affect the taste of wine? 05/24/2019
info_outline ELI5 Baking Soda - What gives it magical properties? 05/16/2019
info_outline ELI5 Measles - Should I worry about the measles resurgence? 05/11/2019
info_outline ELI5 Talking Grass - Why does the smell of freshly mowed grass release chemicals to warn of oncoming danger? 05/03/2019
info_outline ELI5 Upper & Lower Case Characters - Why are some letters the same in uppercase and lowercase, and some look completely different? 04/26/2019
info_outline ELI5 Screaming in Pain - Why do we scream to relieve physical pain? 04/19/2019
info_outline ELI5 International Space Station - How does the ISS never run out of oxygen? 04/12/2019
info_outline ELI5 Allergies - What causes us to get allergic reactions? Are there more allergy incidences today than 20yrs ago? 04/05/2019
info_outline ELI5 Cancer - How do medical professionals break down the various stages? How does “normal” cancer differ from terminal cancer? 03/29/2019
info_outline ELI5 Alcohol - How does alcohol make you drunk? 03/21/2019
info_outline ELI5 Capcha - Why can't bots check 'I am not a robot' checkboxes? 03/15/2019
info_outline ELI5 Spicy Food - What causes my body to react when I eat spicy food? 03/07/2019
info_outline ELI5 Super Glue - How does super glue work and how is it different from a regular glue stick? 03/01/2019
 
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