Brian Dunning

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences

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Since 2006, the weekly Skeptoid podcast has been taking on all the most popular myths and revealing the true science, true history, and true lessons we can learn from each. Free subscribers get the most recent 50 episodes, premium subscribers (skeptoid.com) can access the full archive.


Skeptoid #07: Pond Magnet Foolishness

November 14th, 2006

Episode 14 of 573 episodes

Common pond wisdom states that magnets can clear your water of algae, and remove lime scale buildup. Skeptoid examines the science behind these impressive claims.