Feeling under the weather? How does an energizing hydroelectric bath sound? Before you answer, you should know that the water in a hydroelectric bath is pulsing with electric currents. That was just one of many electricity-centered therapies doctors used in Victorian times. Find out why they did this in the video below.
Victorian Pseudosciences: Shocking People Back To Health
Electricity was the exciting new thing, and many thought it was the cure-all.
The Pseudoscience Of Phrenology
People used to measure skulls to determine all sorts of things about a person.
How To Spot Pseudoscience
Think fake science is just in the history books? Think again.
Key Facts In This Video
Look for a history of similar claims to identify pseudoscience. 01:30
Check the source of a fact or article to identify if it may be pseudoscience. 02:05
Find the original article before believing a new study; secondary stories may have spins on them. 02:42
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