A pile of shoes on the ground at Quan Su Pagoda in Hanoi, Vietnam.

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A pile of shoes on the ground at Quan Su Pagoda in Hanoi, Vietnam.

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Curiosity Daily Podcast: Shoo Shoes!, Murmuration Information, Nanoplastic Particles

Today, you’ll learn about why it's best to leave your shoes at the door when you come inside, how animals form and maintain their mesmerizing murmurations, and how certain food storage products release sub-microscopic, plastic particles when exposed to hot water.

June 16, 2022

Episode show notes:

Your mom was right about taking your shoes off inside.

Murmurations not murmuring.

The tiny side of plastic.

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