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In this episode of the More Than You Want To Know Show, the EngiNerd explores hiccups: what they are, what causes them, serious consequences that can result from severe cases of hiccups, and ways to cure them.

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Autumn is one of the most beautiful times of year as the trees change their colors. In this episode of the More Than You Want To Know Show, the EngiNerd looks at why and when aspen trees change colors in the fall, and describes an aspen grove in southeast Utah that is the largest known organism in the world.

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In this episode of the More Than You Want To Know Show, the EngiNerd looks into why we get a runny nose, how it is related to the dew point, and how jalapeno peppers can be a tortuous way to conduct your own runny nose experiment.

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Everybody knows that wearing a hat is the best way to stay warm in cold weather, right? Well, in this segment of the More Than You Want To Know Show, the EngiNerd debunks this common wisdom and encourages you to cover all of your body parts to stay warm when its cold.

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When it's cold, it's cold. But when the wind is blowing on a cold day, it's freezing! In this episode of the More Than You Want To Know Show, the EngiNerd explains the wind chill factor and how scientists attempt to measure it.

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