Sneezing, mustache wax, and a full stomach [Podcast 45]

Sneezing from a full stomach, medical hazards of mustache wax,  an otorhinolaryngologist, and the international diplomacy of using porcine parts to teach surgery— these all turn up in this week’s Improbable Research podcast.

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This week, Marc Abrahams  —with dramatic readings by Melissa Franklin — tells about:

The mysterious John Schedler or the shadowy Bruce Petschek perhaps did the sound engineering this week.

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