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MANY WORLDS, sooooooooo many!
Listener Daniel asks: WTiF we could get rich from drilling for gold… in space?
Our fans, aka our Super IFFers discuss our most mind-blowing shows and share their own mind-bending IF's!
Can humanity handle living so far from their mother?
WTiF we NEVER STOPPED going to the MOON? An encore in honor of the 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11!
Can we MOVE the Earth to avoid the death of the Sun? Let’s try!
Astrology is super complicated and totally crazy. But! What The IF... Astrology were REAL? An encore presentation of one of our most popular episodes.
WTiF World War I never happened? Would Einstein have solved his Theory of Relativity sooner -- or, perhaps, NEVER AT ALL?
NASA’s Kirby Runyon takes us to PLUTO!
WTiF we decided we wanted TOTAL PRIVACY? Would YOU really want to live in the society that erupts from such a change?
This slimy little fish can SPIT out a slimy blob that BLOWS UP real big. WTiF WE could defend ourselves like that?
WTiF our entire solar system drifted TOO CLOSE (!!!) to a BLACK HOLE?
What the IF... We could get scientific evidence of GHOSTS?
What The IF... we were tiny, adorable, musical, KILLER BIRDS, the Shrikes. Yikes! With our very special guest, DR. KIKI SANFORD! Imagine having bird behavior and animal consciousness… Let’s fly!!
How, how, how, might SCIENCE reveal we are LIVING inside a SIMULATION? Insert you quarter, hit play, and READY IFFER ONE!
Was there was a highly advanced civilization that was born, and lived, and died... or fled... or got eaten... on the Earth before us?
We... whoops!... turned off all the FRICTION in the universe.
Philip flips the friction switch! What if we could TURN OFF FRICTION all across the universe? A slip sliding world like we've never seen before! WTiF???
THE UNIVERSE REFUSES TO BE DECLUTTERED! Or... Does it? Find out if The Power of Quantum Mechanics can turn your apartment from pigpen to Zen!
Astrology is super complicated and totally crazy. But! What The IF it Astrology were REAL? Would there be "personality rays" shooting out of the planets? So many, many questions. Our crack Crazy Elaborate Systems Construction Department is working overtime to make this Astronomy thing work in a genuinely SCIENTIFIC way.
Edward Teller, creator of the Hydrogen Bomb wondered: could NUCLEAR BOMBS be used for PEACEFUL purposes? Could you build a harbor with the flick of a switch? We go even further: if BOMBS could be used for construction, what about BIG BANGS?!
What the IF all the Black Holes in the Universe exploded with light and put on a show for this scientist who triumphed over so much, and gave so much to the world?
What The IF we experienced our world acting by the rules of the BIZARRO world of QUANTUM MECHANICS?