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.

https://www.iheart.com/podcast/stuff-you-missed-in-history-cl-21124503/

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Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 66 days 14 hours 50 minutes

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Behind the Scenes Minis: Lowry and Midgley


Tracy and Holly discuss resources for learning more about the Lumbee and the unique nature of North Carolina's outdoor historical dramas. Additionally, they discuss lead, cartoonist Roz Chast, and Midgley's death.

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 2022-08-26  19m
 
 

Thomas Midgley Jr.’s Deadly Inventions


Midgley was a deeply respected researcher and chemist who received multiple awards. He also developed both leaded gas and freon, two substances banned around the world now because they are very bad for the environment and public health.


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 2022-08-24  43m
 
 

The Lowry War


The Lowry Gang fought back against Confederate authorities during the U.S. Civil War and during Reconstruction they came to be viewed as either Robin Hood-esque folk heroes or as dangerous murderers and thieves, depending on who you were asking.


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 2022-08-22  39m
 
 

Introducing: Partition


Hi, Stuff you Missed in History Class! Partition is a historical podcast that will discuss the 1947 Partition of India and the formation of Pakistan as told by me, Neha Aziz.

About Partition: Partition is a historical podcast that will discuss the 1947 Partition of India and the formation of Pakistan as told by me, Neha Aziz. I was born in Karachi, Pakistan in 1990, and always knew that Pakistan used to be a part of India...


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 2022-08-21  1m
 
 

SYMHC Classics: Alice Hamilton and Occupational Medicine


This 2019 episode covers a trailblazer in science and medicine. Hamilton dedicated her life to improving the workplace standards for laborers in an effort to reduce illnesses that came from working with toxic chemicals.

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 2022-08-20  26m
 
 

Behind the Scenes Minis: Butterflies and Photos


Holly and Tracy discuss the ways they encountered butterflies in their childhoods and how people can help conservation efforts at home. They also talk through some of the stories of Weegee's life that didn't make it into the episode. 

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 2022-08-19  19m
 
 

Weegee the Famous


Weegee is often cited as having been an influence on artists like Diane Arbus and Andy Warhol. He also influenced the world in how New York was viewed, because of his stark, black and white photos of the city.


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 2022-08-17  39m
 
 

The Developing History of Monarch Butterflies


Monarch butterflies are still in the middle of their story – and it’s one that is precarious. Humans are still trying to figure out a lot about them, and aspects of the monarch story have been misrepresented over the years.


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 2022-08-15  34m
 
 

SYMHC Classics: Giorgio Vasari


This 2018 episode covers an artist and architect from 16th-century Italy. But what really made him famous was his writing. He penned biographies of famous artists, but he wasn't very exacting about the details.

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 2022-08-13  28m
 
 

Behind the Scenes Minis: Diesel and Ibn Khaldūn


Holly and Tracy talk about the gossipy nature of press coverage about men like Rudolph Diesel. The gap between Ibn Khaldūn's life and the time when analysis of his work really began is also discussed. 

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 2022-08-12  16m