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Spark - Don't like Siri? Build your own!Apr 26, 2015 | 9:31Spark Don't like Siri? Build your own! Audio
Spark Don't like Siri? Build your own! Apr 26, 2015 | 9:31A new intelligent personal assistant called Sirius is open-source, which means anyone can download and modify it for their own purposes.
Spark - Why your kid can't turn off a game when you askApr 26, 2015 | 15:28Spark Why your kid can't turn off a game when you ask Audio
Spark Why your kid can't turn off a game when you ask Apr 26, 2015 | 15:28We know that the games on our devices are designed to keep us playing. So is it reasonable to expect children to be able to stop when we say so?
Spark - Test your cognitive abilities with these online gamesApr 26, 2015 | 11:15Spark Test your cognitive abilities with these online games Audio
Spark Test your cognitive abilities with these online games Apr 26, 2015 | 11:15New research suggests that cognitive facility doesn't decline in early adulthood, instead there are several peaks of different types of 'fluid intelligence' over our lives.
Spark - 283: consciousness, intelligent software, kids and gamesApr 26, 2015 | 53:59Spark 283: consciousness, intelligent software, kids and games Audio
Spark 283: consciousness, intelligent software, kids and games Apr 26, 2015 | 53:59How different types of intelligence peak at different times in your life. Kids, self-control and games. Open-source intelligent software. Understanding human (and robot) consciousness.
Spark - Never mind the robots, what about us?Apr 26, 2015 | 12:41Spark Never mind the robots, what about us? Audio
Spark Never mind the robots, what about us? Apr 26, 2015 | 12:41The new movie "Ex Machina" raises the question of whether robots can have consciousness, but what about us?
Quirks and Quarks - Black Holes - From Hate To Love - 2015/04/25 - Pt. 5Apr 25, 2015 | 17:10Quirks and Quarks Black Holes - From Hate To Love - 2015/04/25 - Pt. 5 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Black Holes - From Hate To Love - 2015/04/25 - Pt. 5 Apr 25, 2015 | 17:10A new book 'Black Hole - How an Idea Abandoned by Newtonians, Hated by Einstein and Gambled on by Hawking Became Loved' chronicles the story of this science.
Quirks and Quarks - A Black hole in Physics, plus Female Chimpanzees Put Males To Shame When It Comes To Tool Use, and more - 2015/04/25Apr 25, 2015 | 57:15Quirks and Quarks A Black hole in Physics, plus Female Chimpanzees Put Males To Shame When It Comes To Tool Use, and more - 2015/04/25 Audio
Quirks and Quarks A Black hole in Physics, plus Female Chimpanzees Put Males To Shame When It Comes To Tool Use, and more - 2015/04/25 Apr 25, 2015 | 57:15Bees Get a Buzz From Pesticides, Female Chimps Hunt With Tools, Blueprint For a Woolly Mammoth, Yellowstone Supervolcano's Mass of Magma, Black Holes - From Hate To Love.
Quirks and Quarks - Female Chimps Hunt With Tools - 2015/04/25 - Pt. 2Apr 25, 2015 | 9:30Quirks and Quarks Female Chimps Hunt With Tools - 2015/04/25 - Pt. 2 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Female Chimps Hunt With Tools - 2015/04/25 - Pt. 2 Apr 25, 2015 | 9:30Female chimps in Fongoli in Senegal hunt more frequently than males, and do so with tools.
Quirks and Quarks - Yellowstone Supervolcano's Mass of Magma - 2015/04/25 - Pt. 4Apr 25, 2015 | 9:19Quirks and Quarks Yellowstone Supervolcano's Mass of Magma - 2015/04/25 - Pt. 4 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Yellowstone Supervolcano's Mass of Magma - 2015/04/25 - Pt. 4 Apr 25, 2015 | 9:19A secondary source of magma has now been located underneath the Yellowstone supervolcano.
Quirks and Quarks - Blueprint For a Woolly Mammoth - 2015/04/25 - Pt. 3Apr 25, 2015 | 10:09Quirks and Quarks Blueprint For a Woolly Mammoth - 2015/04/25 - Pt. 3 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Blueprint For a Woolly Mammoth - 2015/04/25 - Pt. 3 Apr 25, 2015 | 10:09Having the woolly mammoth genetic sequence means it could be brought back from extinction, in theory.
Quirks and Quarks - Bees Get A Buzz From Pesticides - 2015/04/25 - Pt. 1Apr 25, 2015 | 8:12Quirks and Quarks Bees Get A Buzz From Pesticides - 2015/04/25 - Pt. 1 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Bees Get A Buzz From Pesticides - 2015/04/25 - Pt. 1 Apr 25, 2015 | 8:12The taste of some pesticides has a nicotine-like affect on the brains of bees.
Quirks and Quarks - Bees Get A Buzz From Pesticides - 2015/04/25 - Pt. 1Apr 25, 2015 | 11:02Quirks and Quarks Bees Get A Buzz From Pesticides - 2015/04/25 - Pt. 1 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Bees Get A Buzz From Pesticides - 2015/04/25 - Pt. 1 Apr 25, 2015 | 11:02The taste of some pesticides has a nicotine-like affect on the brains of bees.
Spark - Millions of Facebook users think Facebook is the internetApr 19, 2015 | 8:36Spark Millions of Facebook users think Facebook is the internet Audio
Spark Millions of Facebook users think Facebook is the internet Apr 19, 2015 | 8:36Leo Mirani explains the consequences of Facebook users in the developing world who have no idea they're using the internet, or believe that Facebook IS the internet.
Spark - A tunnel to (internet) freedomApr 19, 2015 | 4:23Spark A tunnel to (internet) freedom Audio
Spark A tunnel to (internet) freedom Apr 19, 2015 | 4:23In Paraguay, Internet.org offers free internet access, but only to Facebook and a few other sites. Frustrated by this, Matias Insaurralde created a software tool to give users access to the broader internet.
Spark - What the internet will look like with 5 billion usersApr 19, 2015 | 9:25Spark What the internet will look like with 5 billion users Audio
Spark What the internet will look like with 5 billion users Apr 19, 2015 | 9:25Laura DeNardis argues that in the long term, two-tiered internet access in the developing world poses real problems for innovation and development.

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