Season 7

June 10, 202400:21:54

Bonus: BOTY goes Batty

First Aired: Nov 5, 2021This month, New Zealand's Bird of the Year competition ruffled feathers, as per usual, when a bat took the gold. A look at the...

June 03, 202400:13:16

Bonus: A Monkey Could Work Here

First aired April 19, 2022Let's learn about the time an actual chimpanzee saved the Today Show, and changed morning news-ertainment forever. Resources...

May 28, 202400:29:54

Bonus: Monique

First aired: Nov 26, 2023One man dreams of being completely alone, but it turns out, companionship is human nature. An unlikely meal ticket doesn't ju...

May 27, 202400:14:39

Bonus: A Troubling of Goldfish

First aired Nov. 2022A man recently caught a goldfish the size of a 5th grader and Melissa is waiting for the goldfish food-delivery uprising. Resourc...

May 19, 202400:25:23

Bonus: Methed Snails

First Aired August, 2023: A series of scientific studies to understand the human mind, but using a slimy gastropod in our place. Because using meth on...

May 12, 202400:13:01

Bonus: Monarchy Charlies

First aired: Sept 13, 2022As promised - this week there was just TOO MUCH to put in a main feed episode. The Unkindness episode was really, really lon...

May 06, 202400:23:32

Bonus: Jail Birds

First aired July 28, 2022A bunch of stitchin' women in a Washington Women's Correctional Facility who have put their knitting needles to good use - he...

April 29, 202400:22:09

Bonus: Oh, Canada

First Aired on Dec 25, 2022When a farmer in small-town St. Severe, Quebec, noticed 20 head of cattle broke through a fence during a thunderstorm, he t...

April 22, 202400:25:49

Bonus: Longshot

First Aired June 8, 2022Rich Strike won the Kentucky Derby with 80-1 odds - meaning out of every 81 races, he's thought to win ONE. Well, he won the K...

April 15, 202400:22:14

Bonus: Gettysburg

First aired June 22, 2023: Two sisters combined their love of historically accurate dioramas, the Civil War, and clay-making to pen an ode to the US i...

April 08, 202400:28:46

Bonus: The Dogs Who Mapped Australia

First aired July 2023: In 1912 when the "adventurer" was a job description & also an alibi, two brothers took their dogs on a road trip - before r...

March 31, 202400:15:24

Bonus: Pika Who?

This Patreon Exclusive episode (#2) first aired on August 4, 2021. This is a fun turn I never saw coming, that Pikachu is based on a squirrel and ther...

March 31, 202400:07:43

Bonus: Oh, Evolution

The very first Patreon Exclusive episode was ....super short. It first aired on July 22, 2021. I wasn't sure if it would play or work at all. But, thi...

March 24, 202400:18:12

Bonus: Daddy Shortlegs

Patreon exclusive #6: First aired Dec 7 2021Geneticists made Daddy Shortlegs. (WHY GOD, WHY?) We imagine the Jane Fonda workout with 50' human legs (W...

March 17, 202400:24:00

Bonus: Ukraine's Little Bullet

This Patreon Exclusive Episode first aired May 16, 2022Patron started his life in entertainment by illustrating how dogs can be trained for search wor...

March 10, 202400:19:42

BONUS: Luck o' the Irish Setter

Patreon exclusive number 9: Originally aired March 16, 2022 Let's learn about the only place in Ireland where citizens could get a pint on St. Patrick...