Brian Dunning

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences

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Science & Medicine 101
Social Sciences 19

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 #393: The Hair of Samson

December 17th, 2013

Episode 412 of 573 episodes

Some believe that long hair provides great physical strength. Sometimes it's a cultural thing, sometimes religious. But what's the truth behind it?