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Skeptoid

Brian Dunning

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences

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Science & Medicine 52
Social Sciences 10

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.

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Skeptoid #287: Korean Fan Death

December 6th, 2011

Episode 303 of 581 episodes

Many Koreans believe that sleeping with an electric fan running can actually kill you, but many western scientists scoff at the notion. Is there a more subtle truth in between?

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