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Cody Gough

Host & Producer of Curiosity Daily & Host, Editor & Producer of WGN - The Brian Noonan Podcast & Game/Life Balance U.S. Podcast
Radio and podcast veteran Cody Gough is the executive producer and co-host of Curiosity Daily. His background includes more than a decade in on-air and production roles with Chicago’s 720 WGN Radio and The GonnaGeek Network and on-camera roles as a commercial actor and cooking show host. He’s passionate about human psychology, history, and helping people understand why the humanities are so important. An Illinois native, Cody spends most of his free time swing dancing and immersing himself in role-playing games.
Recent episodes featuring Cody Gough
Simple Quantum Physics (w/ George Greenstein), Parachute-less Falling, and Dog Adoption
Episode of
Curiosity Daily
Learn about a simple way to explain quantum physics, with a special guest, astrophysicisist George Greenstein. You’ll also learn about how to survive falling without a parachute, and how to avoid “speed-dating mistakes” when adopting a dog. Please support our sponsors! Get two months of unlimited access to over 25,000 classes on Skillshare — for free. To sign up, go to skillshare.com/curiosity In this podcast, Cody Gough and Ashley Hamer discuss the following stories from Curiosity.com to help you get smarter and learn something new in just a few minutes: How to Survive Falling Without a Parachute — https://curiosity.im/2LH2t1P  Here's How to Avoid 'Speed-Dating Mistakes' When Adopting a Dog — https://curiosity.im/2LtJGal  More from George Greenstein: “Quantum Strangeness: Wrestling with Bell's Theorem and the Ultimate Nature of Reality” — https://amzn.to/2WbKvds  Other publications from George Greenstein on Amazon — https://amzn.to/2w9dfEY  Website — http://www3.amherst.edu/~gsgreenstein/ Amherst College bio — https://www.amherst.edu/people/facstaff/gsgreenstein Want to support our show? Register for the 2019 Podcast Awards and nominate Curiosity Daily to win for People’s Choice, Education, and Science & Medicine. After you register, simply select Curiosity Daily from the drop-down menus (no need to pick nominees in every category): https://curiosity.im/podcast-awards-2019  Download the FREE 5-star Curiosity app for Android and iOS at https://curiosity.im/podcast-app. And Amazon smart speaker users: you can listen to our podcast as part of your Amazon Alexa Flash Briefing — just click “enable” here: https://curiosity.im/podcast-flash-briefing.
EPR Paradox and Quantum Strangeness (w/ George Greenstein) and Temperatures for Sleep
Episode of
Curiosity Daily
Learn about why room temperature is so important for getting a good night’s sleep. Plus, learn about the EPR paradox and a famous debate from the world of quantum physics with a special guest, astrophysicist George Greenstein. In this podcast, Cody Gough and Ashley Hamer discuss the following story from Curiosity.com about how scientists figured out why room temperature is so important for sleep: https://curiosity.im/2LH1Mpb  More from George Greenstein: “Quantum Strangeness: Wrestling with Bell's Theorem and the Ultimate Nature of Reality” — https://amzn.to/2WbKvds  Other publications from George Greenstein on Amazon — https://amzn.to/2w9dfEY  Website — http://www3.amherst.edu/~gsgreenstein/ Amherst College bio — https://www.amherst.edu/people/facstaff/gsgreenstein Want to support our show? Register for the 2019 Podcast Awards and nominate Curiosity Daily to win for People’s Choice, Education, and Science & Medicine. After you register, simply select Curiosity Daily from the drop-down menus (no need to pick nominees in every category): https://curiosity.im/podcast-awards-2019  Download the FREE 5-star Curiosity app for Android and iOS at https://curiosity.im/podcast-app. And Amazon smart speaker users: you can listen to our podcast as part of your Amazon Alexa Flash Briefing — just click “enable” here: https://curiosity.im/podcast-flash-briefing. 
Self-Defense Amputations, Unique English Words, and How Puppy-Dog Eyes Evolved
Episode of
Curiosity Daily
Learn about how animals evolved to amputate their limbs in self-defence; how dogs literally have human friendship in their DNA; and English words that don’t exist in other languages. In this podcast, Cody Gough and Ashley Hamer discuss the following stories from Curiosity.com to help you get smarter and learn something new in just a few minutes: Here's Why Some Animals Amputate Their Limbs in Self-Defense — https://curiosity.im/2LqG60o  Puppy-Dog Eyes Evolved to Pull Your Heartstrings — https://curiosity.im/2LIvuKK  These English Words Don't Exist in Other Languages — https://curiosity.im/2LnO3DK  Want to support our show? Register for the 2019 Podcast Awards and nominate Curiosity Daily to win for People’s Choice, Education, and Science & Medicine. After you register, simply select Curiosity Daily from the drop-down menus (no need to pick nominees in every category): https://curiosity.im/podcast-awards-2019  Download the FREE 5-star Curiosity app for Android and iOS at https://curiosity.im/podcast-app. And Amazon smart speaker users: you can listen to our podcast as part of your Amazon Alexa Flash Briefing — just click “enable” here: https://curiosity.im/podcast-flash-briefing. 
A Normal Body Temperature Isn't 98.6 Degrees, Fettuccine-Like Rocks, and Toothbrush Tips
Episode of
Curiosity Daily
Learn about why a normal temperature isn’t really 98.6 degrees Fahrenheit; why Mars rovers should search for rocks that look like fettuccine; and how often you should replace your toothbrush. Please support today’s sponsor, ButcherBox! To get FREE bacon in EVERY box for the life of your subscription, PLUS $20 off your first box, visit https://www.butcherbox.com/curiosity In this podcast, Cody Gough and Ashley Hamer discuss the following stories from Curiosity.com to help you get smarter and learn something new in just a few minutes: A Normal Temperature Isn't Really 98.6 Degrees Fahrenheit — https://curiosity.im/2LJQ7Ge  A New Study Says Mars Rovers Should Search for Rocks That Look Like Fettuccine — https://curiosity.im/2Lo3T0X  This Is How Often You Should Replace Your Toothbrush — https://curiosity.im/2LpM4Pk  Want to support our show? Register for the 2019 Podcast Awards and nominate Curiosity Daily to win for People’s Choice, Education, and Science & Medicine. After you register, simply select Curiosity Daily from the drop-down menus (no need to pick nominees in every category): https://curiosity.im/podcast-awards-2019  Download the FREE 5-star Curiosity app for Android and iOS at https://curiosity.im/podcast-app. And Amazon smart speaker users: you can listen to our podcast as part of your Amazon Alexa Flash Briefing — just click “enable” here: https://curiosity.im/podcast-flash-briefing. 
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Birthdate
Apr 4th, 1985
Location
Chicago, IL, USA
Episode Count
785
Podcast Count
6
Total Airtime
5 days, 19 hours