The Weekly Podcast Pick: What Do You Think About Mastication
Usually, podcasts generate books. Think of Switched On Pop, Hidden Brain, The Last Podcast On The Left, and others. The Disappearing Spoon reverse engineered that process with a 2010 best-selling book by science writer Sam Kean.
His podcast of the same name has already spawned several delightful episodes, including the link between Teflon and the A-Bomb, why our hunter-gatherer ancestors had perfect teeth, and the CIA’s drug-fueled orgies.