Air Date: July 14th, 2014
David Rees tackles simple, everyday tasks and explores the science and history behind them.
Season 2 - Episode 8 : How to Do the Dishes Dec 30, 2015
David goes sponge diving off the coast of Florida and visits NASA's Office of Planetary Protection in order to learn the most efficient and effective way to wash dishes.
Season 2 - Episode 7 : How to Make Toast Dec 23, 2015
David meets with scientists, chefs and other experts in an attempt to create the perfect slice of toast for comic Paul F. Tompkins.
Season 2 - Episode 6 : How to Take a Nap Dec 16, 2015
David explores the science of sleep in an attempt to re-create the best nap he's ever had; humorist John Hodgman helps David appreciate the benefits of a midday snooze.
Season 2 - Episode 5 : How to Sign Your Name Dec 9, 2015
David's attempts to improve his personal signature take him from the New York Public Library to a meeting with comic Paul F. Tompkins.
Season 2 - Episode 4 : How to Bounce a Ball Dec 2, 2015
David collects information from a professional cricket player, a billiards shark and two physics professors in order to learn how to properly bounce a ball.