Curiosity Daily Podcast: Crowds Fix Fake News, Choking Under Pressure, Punching Robot Shrimp

Learn about crowdsourced fact checking; why humans and monkeys choke under pressure; and a mantis shrimp punching robot.

November 01, 2021

Episode Show Notes:

Join Cody and Ashley for a special live stream celebrating Curiosity Daily’s 1,000th episode! Leave us a voicemail at 312-596-5208 or email a voice recording to curiosity@discovery.com and share your favorite fact you've learned from the podcast, and you may hear your message on the stream! Register for free here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/curiosity-dailys-1000th-episode-celebration-tickets-191163133077

Crowdsourced fact checking might actually work on social media by Steffie Drucker

Monkeys choke under pressure just like humans do, which gives us a chance to better understand it by Grant Currin

Scientists just built a mantis shrimp punching robot for the US Army by Cameron Duke

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