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Stuff You Missed in History Class

Join Holly and Tracy as they bring you the greatest and strangest Stuff You Missed In History Class in this podcast by iHeartRadio.

Latest Episodes:

  • Mildred Fish-Harnack
    Mildred Fish-Harnack was a woman from Wisconsin who found herself at the center of a resistance group in Germany working to undermine the Nazis. But her secrecy in this work... Read more
    Published on: 2021-08-04
  • Annie Jump Cannon, Census Taker of the Sky
    Annie Jump Cannon has been described as doing for stars what Carl Linnaeus did for organisms. She compiled a massive star catalogue, and became known both as the most famous... Read more
    Published on: 2021-08-02
  • SYMHC Classics: Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek
    This 2018 episode covers Leeuwenhoek, who wasn't REALLY a scientist -- he had no formal training. But he made dozens of scientific discoveries. He's credited with discovering microscopic life in... Read more
    Published on: 2021-07-31
  • Behind the Scenes Minis: Unearthed! July 2021
    Tracy and Holly discuss how much Tracy loves working on the Unearthed! shows, and how they both feel about library fines. They also talk about the Egyptian mummy parade, and... Read more
    Published on: 2021-07-30
  • Unearthed! in July 2021, Part 2
    The second part of the July 2021 Unearthed! installment includes iexhumations, repatriations, some mysteries that have been solved, and a potpourri of other stuff. There's also another listener mail on... Read more
    Published on: 2021-07-28
  • Unearthed! in July 2021, Part 1
    In part one of the 2021 July edition of unearthed things, there are updates to previous episodes, along with books and letters, edibles and potables, and art.  Learn more about... Read more
    Published on: 2021-07-26
  • SYMHC Classics: A Pure Food Father and His Poison Squad
    This 2011 episode from previous hosts Sarah and Deblina covers the U.S. in the late 1800s, when no one really monitored food additives. After Congress refused to regulate food safety,... Read more
    Published on: 2021-07-24
  • Behind the Scenes Minis: Migraines and Milk
    Tracy and Holly talk about family and experiential history with headaches, and the persistent problems in what people do and don't know about them. They then cover their swill-milk episode,... Read more
    Published on: 2021-07-23