Published: October 26, 2020
Total Running Time: 01:04:01
Here lie deceased explanations
Done in by controlled exploration.
These theories, once bold,
Can now be retold
Without fearing their reincarnation.
—co-written by Craig Anderson, Kevin Boyd, Hugh McDonald, and Megan Pruiett
On the eve of the eve of All-Hallow’s Eve, we bring one of our favorite annual events, the Cemetery of Dead Science, online. While we look to science as a trusted source for understanding the world around us, knowledge is ever-evolving. Take a look at debunked science from pasts both distanced and recent and dig into the scientific process to better understand how questionable concepts can gain legitimacy.