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062 - Dreaming In Tetris (Averted Thought)
Jul 16 • 63 min
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061 - Praying to the Algorithm (with Derek Muller from Veritasium)
Jul 1 • 79 min
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060 - VR Baptism
Jun 14 • 68 min
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059.5 - Fifty-Nine and a Half
Jun 3 • 13 min
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059 - Destin Breaks the Sound Barrier in an F-16
May 30 • 70 min
U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds ride along
058 - Pontius Pilate
May 13 • 93 min
Matt takes a closer look at a major player in history
057 - Real Friends Give Each Other Mixtapes
Apr 29 • 55 min
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056 - What Going Bald Feels Like
Apr 12 • 92 min
(and Twitter manipulation, and poems and bears)
055 - Internet Manipulation and Countermeasures
Mar 17 • 88 min
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054 - The Combat of the Thirty
Feb 27 • 88 min
NDQ 054 - Combat of the Thirty (Let’s take a break for Capri Suns then try to kill each other again)
053 - What would happen every time you restarted Earth?
Feb 15 • 103 min
What things would happen every single time?
052 - Wayfaring Strangers Stagger Into an Internet Bar and Ask Questions
Jan 31 • 79 min
Strange things are afoot at the Twisted Knuckle
051 - Supersonic Fly Fishing
Jan 14 • 66 min
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050 - Package Thief vs. Glitter Bomb Trap (With Mark Rober)
Dec 21, 2018 • 98 min
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049 - PeeV=NRT
Dec 9, 2018 • 71 min
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048 - The Power of Shared Optimism
Nov 28, 2018 • 74 min
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047 - Marine Corps Boot Camp
Nov 14, 2018 • 71 min
Screen this episode before listening with kids
046 - The Car Wreck
Oct 23, 2018 • 56 min
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045 - Be a Better Friend
Oct 15, 2018 • 72 min
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044 - How to Think
Sep 30, 2018 • 95 min
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043 - Her Name Was Corndog and She Had Thirteen Nipples
Sep 17, 2018 • 75 min
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042 - Listener Questions Lightning Round
Aug 30, 2018 • 61 min
So. Many. Questions. (Q and A)
041 - Probing Space, and Rocket CEOs
Aug 21, 2018 • 79 min
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040 - Amazing Moments in Weird Places
Aug 12, 2018 • 88 min
Torpedoes vs. Trout
039 - Congrats… On a Life With Chapters
Jul 28, 2018 • 82 min
Destin and Matt Discuss the complexity of turning to the next chapter in life.
038 - The Hanging Gardens of Babylon
Jul 18, 2018 • 71 min
Did they even exist?
037 - Media, Magic and Managua
Jun 30, 2018 • 85 min
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036 - The B.S. Asymmetry Principle
Jun 19, 2018 • 57 min
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035 - Parenting, Solo, and Anti-Semitism
Jun 7, 2018 • 65 min
(We’ll warn you before we talk about the movie)
034 - Siege Warfare
May 21, 2018 • 132 min
The History and Mechanics of how Sieges work and why they happen.
033 - Visiting Israel
May 13, 2018 • 100 min
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032 - Bullying and Ender’s Game
Apr 27, 2018 • 139 min
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031 - Ready Player One Movie Review
Apr 14, 2018 • 87 min
How to deal with Bullying Destin and Matt discuss the Ready Player One Movie
030 - Visiting the Rocket Range
Mar 30, 2018 • 94 min
We had the time of our lives
029 - Welcome to the Gun Show
Mar 20, 2018 • 96 min
We’ve Got Fun and Games
028 - Volunteer Hangman
Mar 9, 2018 • 45 min
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027 - Destin Gets Crushed By His Hero
Feb 28, 2018 • 63 min
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026 - Crush Your Enemies and Hear the Lamentations of Their Women
Feb 20, 2018 • 99 min
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025 - Makey Makerton and the Makerholes (ft. Laser-Guided Bob Clagett)
Jan 30, 2018 • 76 min
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024 - Leaving Our Jobs…PhD/Sabbatical
Jan 20, 2018 • 45 min
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023 - Tackling Tragedy (And NetNeutrality)
Jan 10, 2018 • 72 min
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022 - Jedi Are Morons (The Last Jedi Review - No Dumb Questions)
Dec 19, 2017 • 85 min
Star Wars: The Last Jedi Conversation
021 - The Antikythera Mechanism and Shipwreck
Dec 15, 2017 • 63 min
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020 - Sax, Drugs, and Rock n’ Roll (With Leanor Ortega Till)
Nov 30, 2017 • 66 min
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019 - Urinal Confessions and Soft War
Nov 17, 2017 • 54 min
Grabbler #2 Destin Sandlin and Matt Whitman
018 - Sportsball with Brady Haran
Oct 25, 2017 • 108 min
Brought to you by Away (at awaytravel.com) and the always-disappointing Fifty-Fifty
017 - Destin’s Domino Discovery
Oct 9, 2017 • 30 min
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016 - Exploring the Forgotten Fair
Sep 30, 2017 • 115 min
(Book Club Field Trip to Chicago)
015 - What the Heck Is Sleep Paralysis?
Sep 18, 2017 • 95 min
Might not be suitable for young children.
014 - Befriending Hitler (Live Eclipse Event Recording)
Aug 24, 2017 • 121 min
Recorded in front of a live NDQ audience at the Lander Evangelical Free Church in Lander, Wyoming.
013 - Becoming a Bitcoin Bitionaire
Aug 16, 2017 • 59 min
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012 - Darth Vader with Mickey Mouse Ears
Jul 31, 2017 • 98 min
Brandtastrophe
011 - What Makes You Cry?
Jul 9, 2017 • 71 min
This time around rabbit trails are not only tolerated; they’re encouraged.
010 - Dinosaurs, Wolves, and Emily Graslie
Jun 18, 2017 • 105 min
We talked about all the things and we had fun.
009 - READY PLAYER ONE
May 30, 2017 • 156 min
Detailed breakdown of “Ready Player One” by Destin and Matt
008 - The North Korea Problem and Matt’s Issues with Meat
May 12, 2017 • 82 min
Special guest Henry from MinutePhysics
007 - Body Slamming People on Airplanes
Apr 19, 2017 • 59 min
James Bond and the Metal Tube of Farts
006 - The Grabbler
Apr 8, 2017 • 74 min
Six very different topics.
005 - Backwards Talking and other Freaky Human Skills
Mar 26, 2017 • 100 min
Our first guest has an interesting talent.
004 - What Is the Fifty-Fifty?
Feb 28, 2017 • 87 min
Should we listen to the feedback?
003 - Drones and BEARS?
Feb 10, 2017 • 24 min
Destin accuses Matt of over-marveling at mundane things before the conversation to shifts to advances in drone warfare. Matt expresses his skepticism about the whole concept of weaponized drones. Destin talks about tracking down a missing toy drone…
002 - How do High Speed Cameras Work?
Feb 10, 2017 • 19 min
Destin sets up an experiment in his garage and explains to Matt how his high speed camera works. Matt receives a suspicious email about a sculpture. Support No Dumb Questions at: http://www.patreon.com/nodumbquestions Visit our website:…
001 - Are We Too Similar?
Feb 10, 2017 • 26 min
Destin and Matt take personality tests to figure out if they’re too similar to make a podcast together. Visit our website: http://nodumbquestions.fm Subscribe on iTunes: https://goo.gl/SMteIy Subscribe on Android: https://goo.gl/CYEumF Support No…
000 - No Dumb Questions - Introduction
Feb 10, 2017 • 2 min
Destin explains what we’re going for with No Dumb Questions using words and music. Visit http://www.NoDumbQuestions.fm Our Sponsor: https://www.patreon.com/nodumbquestions No Dumb Questions: http://twitter.com/NoDumbQs Matt Whitman:…