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Explain Like I'm 5: Bite sized answers to stuff you should know about - in a mini podcast


Aug 27, 2021

Why do we hiccup? What evolutionary function does it perform? Which of the remedies actually work to stop hiccups? Who were the people who had extended hiccups? Who won the Ig Noble Prize for hiccups?

 

... We explain like i'm five!

 

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