Why We Get Drunk, as Explained by Science

Find out why you get the spins, why you throw up, and why humans even started drinking alcohol in the first place.


Welcome to our biweekly podcast, “I Learned A Thing In The Bathroom,” where we explain a weird, tricky or surprising subject in just a few minutes. In this edition, we’ll be taking a scientific look at exactly what happens to your body when you’re wasted, as well as finding out why alcohol was partly responsible for creating the human race.