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The podcast that examines the beginning of inventions and discoveries throughout history. Each week, we’ll look at how an invention or discovery came to be, who is responsible, ways it creates new ideas, and what the future might hold . . . . . . . At least when it comes to the topic of the week. We also have a segment called Coin That Phrase where we will discuss a Phrase, Quote or Proverb that may bring wisdom to those who need it.

The podcast that examines the beginning of inventions and discoveries throughout history. Each week, we’ll look at how an invention or discovery came to be, who is responsible, ways it creates new ideas, and what the future might hold . . . . . . . At least when it comes to the topic of the week. We also have a segment called Coin That Phrase where we will discuss a Phrase, Quote or Proverb that may bring wisdom to those who need it.
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The podcast that examines the beginning of inventions and discoveries throughout history. Each week, we’ll look at how an invention or discovery came to be, who is responsible, ways it creates new ideas, and what the future might hold . . . . . . . At least when it comes to the topic of the week. We also have a segment called Coin That Phrase where we will discuss a Phrase, Quote or Proverb that may bring wisdom to those who need it.

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English


Episodes

Weddings

4/12/2019
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This week’s show: WEDDINGS The best estimates from Anthropologists is around 4300 years humans have been joined together practicing this interesting tradition. Though at these early times, it is difficult to state exactly what the tradition was or even if there was one at all. Numerous experts suggest that group weddings were among the first unions. Like all traditions, it has changed ever so slightly as time has gone on. In the beginning it was likely tribal communities that first began...

Duration:00:22:00

Makeup

4/5/2019
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For 12,000 years humans have been trying to make our appearance the best it can be. We have done things like grinding myrrh, thyme, chamomile, lavender, peppermint, lily, rose, cedar, aloe, and rosemary to make perfumes, oils and creams for body odor and skin care. We have used lead and arsenic to cover blemishes on our skin. We have also attempted to hide these habits out of shame or because it was outlawed. Why have people risked so much to alter their appearance? At this point in time,...

Duration:00:28:10

Mixed Martial Arts

3/28/2019
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We will discuss the first implementation of Mixed Martial Arts, how the sport has changed over time, future of MMA. Self defense has always been an important concept of life; from the first human existence, to the streets of modern cities. Let’s look at how MMA went from being warrior training to entertainment. We will also look at when it began as a sport and what the future has in store for MMA. Disclaimer: There may be many martial arts that never made history books either from dying...

Duration:00:24:19

Diving Bell

3/21/2019
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Episode 2: Diving Bell In this episode we discuss where and when the diving bell came to be, how it improved, and what it is today. We also discuss a few pieces of advice for those who are bold enough to go under the waves. References Acott, C. (1999). A Brief History of Diving and Decompression Illness. SPUMS, 98-109. David Harrison Beckett, a. t. (2016, March 27). 10 Things No One Tells You Before You Become a Deep Sea Diver. Retrieved from The Telegraph:...

Duration:00:19:32

Video Game Consoles

3/13/2019
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Video game consoles are a significant part of so many lives around the globe. Whether you create the content, manufacturer the hardware or just enjoy playing the game; they are likely a part of your life. In this episode we discuss the history of video game consoles. Who made the first one? How have they changed? What will they be like in the future? We answer all of this and more! References Encyclopeadia Brittanica. (2019, February 5). Nintendo Wii Electronic Game Console. Retrieved from...

Duration:00:22:11