The Deadliest Surgery Ever, Severed Foot Epidemic, Toe-Touching Athletes


Manage episode 225777728 series 2478549
By Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio streamed directly from their servers.

On season 2 premiere of Weirdest Thing, the weirdest things we learned this week range from dozens of severed feet that wash up in the Pacific Northwest to an operation on one person that killed three people. Whose story will be voted "The Weirdest Thing I Learned This Week"?

The Weirdest Thing I Learned This Week is a podcast by Popular Science. Share your weirdest facts and stories with us on social media:


Learn more about all of our stories:

Follow our team on Twitter

Rachel Feltman:

Claire Maldarelli:

Eleanor Cummins:

Popular Science:

Theme Music by

Billy Cadden:

Edited by

Jason Lederman:

--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. Support this podcast:

50 episodes available. A new episode about every 8 days averaging 33 mins duration .