Past Episodes: March 2012 Archives

We Get Hiccups for a Reason

Dr. Dan Howes of Kingston has put forth a theory about why we - and many other mammals - get hiccups. Listen audio (5:42)

Why Pot Causes Memory Loss

University of Ottawa grad student Philip Kesner describes the link they found between brain cells, marijuana use and short-term memory loss. Listen audio (6:46)

Is It Goodbye to the Backyard Rink?

Meteorologist Lawrence Mysak's research points towards a future where most of Canada will be too warm to make ice outdoors. Listen audio (7:26)