About This Show
History is beautiful, brutal and, often, ridiculous. Join Ben Bowlin and Noel Brown as they dive into some of the weirdest stories from across the span of human civilization in Ridiculous History, a podcast by HowStuffWorks.
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3 Times Society Refused to Accept New Books on Science
2 days ago
Progress versus preservation: It's one of the eternal dilemmas found throughout every instance of human civilization. Should we embrace disruptive thoughts and science that challenges our beliefs, or should we cling to the comfort of the status quo? Join Ben and Noel as they explore the tragic and inspiring stories of books that were banned not for racy, fictional scenes -- but for furthering our understanding of the universe and our place within it.
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4 days ago
Rated 5 out of
I love the concept and content of this show!
It's such a fun addition to the How Stuff Works family of podcasts! I never get tired of Ben's voice tbh. Thank you guys for all the hours of entertainment! :)
Date published: 2018-03-11