How to Get Over a Breakup, Why Cockroaches Exist, Vestigial Traits, and the Lombard Effect
In this podcast, Cody Gough and Ashley Hamer discuss the following stories from Curiosity.com — plus, talk to Dr. Gwen Pearson, the education and outreach coordinator for Purdue University’s department of entomology — to help you get smarter and learn something new in just a few minutes:
- You’re Wired to Talk Louder with Headphones On
- 4 Useless Human Traits That Once Had a Purpose
- How to Cope After a Breakup, According to Science
More from Dr. Gwen Pearson:
Are you looking for ways to take care of your voice? Check out “Rodney Saulsberry’s Tongue Twisters and Vocal Warm-Ups: With Other Vocal-Care Tips.” For more guidance getting through your breakup, check out “Left Alone to Learn: The Break-Up Book” by Michael Eli Vineberg. They’re free with your Audible trial, and if you make a purchase using these links, then Curiosity will get a share of the sale.
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