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rsz_hubble_weighs_pcte2pct80pct9cthe_fat_onepcte2pct80pct9d Is there a real-life warp drive?

The news about the so-called “EM Drive” has been all over the headlines… but is it true? Join Matt and Ben to learn more.

stdwytk-audio-comics-code-still-660 The Rise and Fall of the Comics Code

Nowadays comics are considered anything from light-hearted entertainment to a unique art form and genre of literature all their own. Yet for decades they were considered a gateway to sin. Join Ben and special guest Christian Sager as they explore the moral panic, censorship and collusion that led to the rise of the comics code.

stdwytk-audio-genocide-still-660 What is genocide?

Modern historians generally mark the beginning of the Armenian Genocide as 24 April, 1915 -- one hundred years ago this week. However, people and nations still can't seem to agree on whether it actually was a genocide. Why? And why do both sides accuse the others of a conspiracy?

stdwytk-audio-false-flags-still-660 False Flag Attacks

Imagine if a government disguised its operatives as members of some other organization -- and then attacked itself. While this might sound crazy, several historians have argued that false flag attacks are more than just conspiracy theories.

stdwytk-audio-big-data-still-660 Big Data and You

We hear about "big data" more and more these days - but how much of it is sensationalism, and how much is true? The answers may surprise you.

rsz_800px-easter_bunny The Mysterious Symbols of Easter

Easter is one of the most important celebrations in Christianity. So why does it involves a rabbit and painted eggs?

Ordine_Nuovo Operation Gladio: The Secret War

At the close of WWII, US allies created secret, "stay-behind" armies, designed to protect the population in the event of a Communist invasion. So why are they linked with terrorist groups? What were these secret armies actually doing, and - perhaps more importantly - did they ever stop?

stdwytk-audio-kecksburg-still-660 Did a UFO crash in Kecksburg, PA?

On December 9th, 1965, multiple witnesses saw a bright object shoot through the sky and – allegedly – land in Kecksburg, Pennsylvania. So what actually happened? Tune in to learn more.

stdwytk-audio-police-race-still-660 Are the police targeting minorities?

Did you know that there's no systematic, comprehensive study of police shootings across the United States? Some blame a distaste for paperwork, while others think there's something sinister afoot.

stdwytk-audio-net-neutrality-still-660 Who runs the internet?

The FCC's 2015 Open Internet ruling is either a victory or a disaster, depending on whom you ask. But what is it, exactly? Join Matt and Ben as they explore the facts and fiction surrounding the Open Internet and Net Neutrality.

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