Brian Dunning

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences

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Science & Medicine 59

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, all ad-free.


Skeptoid #60: Will Drinking from Plastic Bottles Kill You?

August 9th, 2007

Episode 71 of 616 episodes

The whole pop culture phenomenon that states plastic water bottles leech toxic chemicals into your water appears to have been started by a single grad student's poorly performed thesis. Pop media picked up the alarming headline, and we have history.

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