Fact or Fiction Podcast
Welcome to Fact or Fiction by English Plus, your go-to podcast for unraveling the truth behind the world’s most common beliefs, misconceptions, and myths. Join your host, Ben, on a curiosity-driven journey through topics as diverse as history, science, animal behavior, and inventions.
Are goldfish memories really as short as three seconds? Did Thomas Edison invent the light bulb, or is there more to the story? Can lightning strike the same place twice, or is it a one-time event? Is the Great Wall of China visible from space, or is that just a tall tale? And are bats truly blind, or is that just a nocturnal myth?
In each engaging and informative episode, we dissect these claims, diving deep into their origins, the facts that support or refute them, and the scientific or historical context that surrounds them.
Fact or Fiction isn’t just a podcast—it’s an exploration of the world around us, pushing us to challenge what we think we know. So tune in, keep an open mind, and let’s discover together: Is it fact, or is it fiction? Don’t forget to subscribe to stay up-to-date with our latest myth-busting adventures.
Embark on a thrilling journey back to primordial Earth, where the first sparks of life emerged against all odds. Discover the suspense, humor, and wonder of our planet’s earliest days.
Dive into the realm of nanotechnology, where incredibly tiny particles wield transformative powers. Understand how these minute marvels impact our lives in this intricate narrative journey.
Embark on a narrative exploration of quantum computing’s future. Dive deep into its potential, understanding its transformative power and the promise it holds for the tapestry of tomorrow.
Dive deep into the aquatic realm, where myths and facts blend, as we demystify the age-old belief: Can sharks truly detect a single drop of blood from miles away?
Dive into the enthralling universe of nouns. From people and places to the quirkiest of things, let’s explore how these naming words spice up the English language.
Journey through the realms of literature, weaving stories, insights, and real-life examples that bring the magic of words alive.
Embark on a captivating journey to understand the power of self-awareness and the role of introspection in leading a more enriched life.
Dive into a gripping journey from the dawn of the universe to the birth of our home planet, Earth. Unravel cosmic tales filled with suspense, humor, and awe-inspiring moments that shaped existence.
Unveil the transformative steps and personal tales of self-discovery, diving deep into the heart of what it truly means to know oneself.
Dive deep into the stories behind common home and furniture terms. From attic mysteries to living room legends, learn English vocabulary in an engaging and humorous style with relatable examples.