Tag: Science

  • Savants

    This week on "Learn Me Something," Aaron and Rich delve into savants. What Makes an autistic person a savant? A savant is a person who is diagnosable with savant syndrome— a condition once referred to by the outdated term "idiot savant."

  • The Great Wild Indoors

    This week on "Learn Me Something," Rich is missing in action, but Aaron and producer Alex Knight are here to talk about indoor biomes, an area that few biologists have studied.

  • Vaping

    This week on "Learn Me Something," Aaron and Rich delve into the latest news and research behind the perils of vaping.

  • Patriotism

    This week on "Learn Me Something," Aaron and Rich delve into the psychology behind patriotism and other extreme forms of it.

  • Shine Theory

    This week on "Learn Me Something," Aaron and Rich delve into "Shine Theory," a practice of mutual investment in each other--and over the long term in helping someone be their best self and relying on their help in return.