Curiosity Daily Podcast: We Still Don’t Know How Ice Skating Works

Learn about how social connection may be as basic of a human need as hunger; the ongoing scientific debate around how ice skating actually works; and the Uberman sleep cycle, a polyphasic sleep schedule that was allegedly used by Leonardo da Vinci and Nikola Tesla.

January 19, 2021

Episode Show Notes:

Social connection may be a "basic human need" like hunger by Kelsey Donk

There Is Still Hot Debate Around How Ice Skating Actually Works by Joanie Faletto

Leonardo da Vinci and Nikola Tesla Allegedly Followed the Uberman Sleep Cycle originally aired August 9, 2018: https://omny.fm/shows/curiosity-daily/antimatter-101-w-everyday-einstein-how-to-avoid-be

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