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"Sex, Drugs, and Sea Slime" is a new book that documents both the wacky and the wonder of our oceans.

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Quirks and Quarks - Yuri's FlightApr 9, 2011 | 18:52Quirks and Quarks Yuri's Flight Audio
Quirks and Quarks Yuri's Flight Apr 9, 2011 | 18:52A new book called "Starman, The Truth Behind The Legend of Yuri Gagarin" helps mark the 50th anniversary of his historic first flight into space.
Quirks and Quarks - Dinos In The DarkApr 16, 2011 | 10:07Quirks and Quarks Dinos In The Dark Audio
Quirks and Quarks Dinos In The Dark Apr 16, 2011 | 10:07A new study has revealed some dinosaurs were nocturnal, contrary to previous belief.
Quirks and Quarks - Avian Olfactory EvolutionApr 16, 2011 | 8:31Quirks and Quarks Avian Olfactory Evolution Audio
Quirks and Quarks Avian Olfactory Evolution Apr 16, 2011 | 8:31Birds inherited their sense of smell from their dinosaur ancestors.
Quirks and Quarks - Recreating the Bamboo AgeApr 16, 2011 | 10:14Quirks and Quarks Recreating the Bamboo Age Audio
Quirks and Quarks Recreating the Bamboo Age Apr 16, 2011 | 10:14Bamboo tools are recreated to demonstrate their effectiveness.
Quirks and Quarks - Wasps Airlift AntsApr 16, 2011 | 7:54Quirks and Quarks Wasps Airlift Ants Audio
Quirks and Quarks Wasps Airlift Ants Apr 16, 2011 | 7:54Invasive wasps in New Zealand have learned how to remove acid spraying ants from common food sources without getting hurt themselves.
Quirks and Quarks - The Anthropology of In-LawsApr 16, 2011 | 14:34Quirks and Quarks The Anthropology of In-Laws Audio
Quirks and Quarks The Anthropology of In-Laws Apr 16, 2011 | 14:34Bonds between non-related individuals, like in-laws, make human culture unique.
Quirks and Quarks - World Oldest ToothacheApr 23, 2011 | 9:49Quirks and Quarks World Oldest Toothache Audio
Quirks and Quarks World Oldest Toothache Apr 23, 2011 | 9:49A 275 million year old terrestrial reptile fossil reveals bone damage due to an oral bacterial infection.
Quirks and Quarks - Dwindling ArchipelagoApr 23, 2011 | 8:04Quirks and Quarks Dwindling Archipelago Audio
Quirks and Quarks Dwindling Archipelago Apr 23, 2011 | 8:04The Canadian Arctic archipelgo may be melting proportionately faster than others that are bigger.
Quirks and Quarks - Arctic Coasts in RetreatApr 23, 2011 | 9:06Quirks and Quarks Arctic Coasts in Retreat Audio
Quirks and Quarks Arctic Coasts in Retreat Apr 23, 2011 | 9:06The permafrost that comprises two-thirds of Arctic coasts is eroding because the once protective sea ice is diminishing.
Quirks and Quarks - Fishing OrangutansApr 23, 2011 | 9:01Quirks and Quarks Fishing Orangutans Audio
Quirks and Quarks Fishing Orangutans Apr 23, 2011 | 9:01Orangutans in captivity have taught themselves how to catch fish.
Quirks and Quarks - Powering The DreamApr 23, 2011 | 17:11Quirks and Quarks Powering The Dream Audio
Quirks and Quarks Powering The Dream Apr 23, 2011 | 17:11The two century history of Green power is chronicled in a new book "Powering The Dream".
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Quirks and Quarks Whales and Krill Apr 30, 2011 | 12:03Large numbers of both humpback whales and krill accumulate in Antarctic peninsula bay due to loss of sea ice.
Quirks and Quarks - The Birds and the BeesApr 30, 2011 | 8:15Quirks and Quarks The Birds and the Bees Audio
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Quirks and Quarks - Monkeys Chew It OverApr 30, 2011 | 8:24Quirks and Quarks Monkeys Chew It Over Audio
Quirks and Quarks Monkeys Chew It Over Apr 30, 2011 | 8:24For the first time, a primate has been observed regurgitating its food.
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Quirks and Quarks How Fire Ants Fare in Water Apr 30, 2011 | 8:48Fire ants survive floods by organizing themselves into rafts.

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