"As for the frog thing, I didn't know that, that's interesting. Can you show me a study that explains how it works or how the process was discovered? (I actually looked it up already, because I truly did find it interesting." That sounded like you wanted to discus it. You can't fault me for that.
By the way, when you called my encyclopedic brain self-proclaimed, it's also friend-supported, professor-approved.