How is the Pope Chosen?

From Today I Found Out. In the video today, we’re looking at how the pope gets chosen, as well as a rather interesting example of a pope who wrote popular romance literature and himself enjoyed his time with the ladies. If you’d like the text version of this and references, you can find those here:…

Why is There No Nobel Prize for Mathematics?

From Today I Found Out. In the video today, we’re looking at the real reason there is no Nobel Prize for mathematics, as well as the interesting story behind this award’s creation. If you’d like the text version of this or references, you can find those here: https://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2010/10/the-reason-there-is-no-nobel-prize-for-mathematics-had-nothing-to-do-with-any-wifemistress-of-alfred-nobel/ Here’s the mentioned Marie Curie Duel video…

Why It Sucks to Be Rich

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The Orphan Who Didn’t Finish Grammar School Who Gave the World the Microwave Oven and Awesomer Radar

From Today I Found Out. For those interested, please go check out our extremely well reviewed BrainFood Show podcast: https://www.brainfood.fm/ and Business Blaze: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYY5GWf7MHFJ6DZeHreoXgw In the video today, we’re looking at the fascinating story of the guy who invented the Microwave Oven and how he came to do it, as well as some fascinating things…