Your Brain on Facts: Things You Didn't Know, Things You Thought You Knew, and Things You Never Knew You Never Knew (Trivia, Quizzes, Fun Fa

Moxie Labouche (Author) Emily Prokop (Foreword by)
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Description

#1 New Release in History Reference ─ When Trivia Isn't Trivial

The world is full of things you didn't know, things you thought you knew, and things you never knew you never knew. From the eponymous podcast comes Your Brain On Facts.

Train your brain. So what if you picked up some historical inaccuracies (and flat-out myths) in history class. Your Brain On Facts is here to teach and reteach readers relevant trivia. It explains surprising science in simple language, gives the unexpected origins of pop culture classics, and reveals important titbits related to current issues.

A brain food boost. Get ready for trivia night done right. Inside, find true facts, strange facts, and just plain weird facts. Your Brain on Facts features general trivia questions and answers, offering science, art, technology, medicine, music, and history trivia to brainiacs everywhere.

Learn:

  • What's the language of the stateless nation in the Pyrenees mountains
  • Where the world-changing birth control pill was tested
  • Who wrote lyrics for the Star Trek theme song that were never used

If you enjoyed The Book of General Ignorance, The Best Bar Trivia Book Ever, The World's Greatest Book of Useless Information, and The Book of Unusual Knowledge, you'll have a blast with Your Brain On Facts.

Product Details

Price
$18.95  $17.43
Publisher
Mango
Publish Date
June 16, 2020
Pages
236
Dimensions
6.0 X 0.7 X 8.9 inches | 0.75 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781642502534

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About the Author

Moxie LaBouche was a burlesque performer and producer, goat farmer, and salesperson before starting the Your Brain On Facts podcast. She is also creator and co-host of the Science With Savannah, Age 7 podcast and YouTube channel. Moxie currently lives in Virginia with her husband and dozen or so pets.

Read more at http: //www.yourbrainonfacts.com/

Emily Prokop graduated from Southern Connecticut State University with a degree in journalism and has worked in newspapers, magazines, and even as a puzzle editor, but always loved picking up random trivia and sharing it with her not-quite-as-enthused friends and coworkers. Luckily, she was able to combine her passions for trivia and podcasting when she created The Story Behind podcast in 2016 and wrote a book based on it in 2018. She lives in Connecticut with her husband, two kids, and two cats.