Explain It Slowly

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

180 episodes of Explain It Slowly since the first episode, which aired on March 26th, 2021.

  • 24: What is eczema?

    June 14th, 2021  |  33 mins 32 secs
    cytokines, dermatitis, eczema, interleukins, phototherapy, scaly skin, skin rash

    Dimitri wonders what eczema is, and Linh tries her best to explain it… slowly…

  • 23: How has WWDC changed over the years?

    June 10th, 2021  |  29 mins 29 secs
    apple, technology, worldwide developers conference, wwdc

    Linh wonders how WWDC changed over the years, and Dimitri tries his best to explain it… slowly…

  • 22: What makes sushi delicious?

    June 7th, 2021  |  37 mins 28 secs
    crispy seaweed, crunchy cucumber, fresh fish, parasites, red snapper, saba, sushi, tai, tamago, vinegar rice

    Linh wonders what makes sushi delicious, and Dimitri tries his best to explain it… slowly…

  • 21: What is the difference between Bluetooth vs Wifi?

    June 3rd, 2021  |  25 mins 12 secs
    bluetooth, electromagnetic waves, fidelity, local area network, low power, sine waves, speed, wifi, wireless

    Linh wonders about bluetooth and wifi, and Dimitri tries his best to explain it… slowly…

  • 20: What makes Mommy fish sauce so special?

    May 31st, 2021  |  21 mins 25 secs
    fermented anchovies, fish sauce, many fish sauce, vietnamese food

    Dimitri wonders what makes Mommy fish sauce special, and Linh tries his best to explain it… slowly…

  • 19: How does dye sublimation work?

    May 27th, 2021  |  36 mins 18 secs
    canon selphy, dye sublimation, inkjet printer, laser printer, photo printer, solid to gas

    Linh wonders how dye sublimation works, and Dimitri tries his best to explain it… slowly…

  • 18: How do old TVs work?

    May 24th, 2021  |  28 mins 54 secs
    black and white pictures, color tvs, electromagnetic fields, electron gun, glow in the dark rocks, phosphorus, vacuum

    Linh wonders how old TVs work, and Dimitri tries his best to explain it… slowly…

  • 17: Bonus: Randomness with Spencer

    May 22nd, 2021  |  17 mins 12 secs
    allergies, cats, covid, life, masks

    This week we invited our friend, Spencer Curtis, to join us where we discussed some very exciting topics.

  • 16: What is protein folding?

    May 20th, 2021  |  15 mins 50 secs
    amino acids, atp, dna, nucleotides, protein folding, rna

    Our special guest, Spencer, wonders what protein folding is, and Linh and Dimitri try their best to explain it… slowly…

  • 15: How does an air conditioner work?

    May 17th, 2021  |  26 mins 15 secs
    ac, air conditioner, compressed air, earth tubes, electric, freon, gas, heater, radiator

    Linh wonders how air conditioner works, and our special guest, Spencer Curtis, and Dimitri try their best to explain it… slowly…

  • 14: How does a cassette tape work?

    May 13th, 2021  |  14 mins 35 secs
    #2 pencil, cassette tape, magnetic strip, negative charge, positive charge

    Linh wonders how a cassette tape works, and Dimitri tries his best to explain it… slowly…

  • 13: Why would you steal a catalytic converter?

    May 10th, 2021  |  12 mins 19 secs
    cat burglar, catalyst, catalytic converter, palladium, platinum, rhodium

    Linh wonders why you would steal a catalytic converter, and Dimitri tries his best to explain it… slowly…