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Quirks and Quarks - The Raw and The CookedNov 12, 2011 | 8:43Quirks and Quarks The Raw and The Cooked Audio
Quirks and Quarks The Raw and The Cooked Nov 12, 2011 | 8:43When early humans began cooking food it gave them more energy, but less robust jaws and teeth.
Quirks and Quarks - Locked In, But Not OutNov 12, 2011 | 13:11Quirks and Quarks Locked In, But Not Out Audio
Quirks and Quarks Locked In, But Not Out Nov 12, 2011 | 13:11EEG is proving to be a more efficient way of detecting awareness in vegetative patients than the fMRI technology.
Quirks and Quarks - Flying and Radiation exposure: Fact or FictionNov 19, 2011 | 4:42Quirks and Quarks Flying and Radiation exposure: Fact or Fiction Audio
Quirks and Quarks Flying and Radiation exposure: Fact or Fiction Nov 19, 2011 | 4:42It is science fact that flying exposes one to higher levels of radiation.
Quirks and Quarks - "Downs: The History of a Disability" with Dr. David WrightNov 19, 2011 | 16:53Quirks and Quarks "Downs: The History of a Disability" with Dr. David Wright Audio
Quirks and Quarks "Downs: The History of a Disability" with Dr. David Wright Nov 19, 2011 | 16:53Dr. David Wright from McGill, author of "Downs: The History of a Disability."
Quirks and Quarks - Pinning Down The Permian ExtinctionNov 19, 2011 | 9:07Quirks and Quarks Pinning Down The Permian Extinction Audio
Quirks and Quarks Pinning Down The Permian Extinction Nov 19, 2011 | 9:07The exact date of the Permian Extinction has been pinned down to 252.28 million years ago.
Quirks and Quarks - Plotting Plant PathogensNov 19, 2011 | 7:57Quirks and Quarks Plotting Plant Pathogens Audio
Quirks and Quarks Plotting Plant Pathogens Nov 19, 2011 | 7:57Phytoplasma bacteria infect plants and crops to the benefit of itself and an interested third party, the leafhopper insect.
Quirks and Quarks - Mars Provokes CuriosityNov 19, 2011 | 13:26Quirks and Quarks Mars Provokes Curiosity Audio
Quirks and Quarks Mars Provokes Curiosity Nov 19, 2011 | 13:26The Curiosity rover will gather new information about Mars over an 8 month mission.
Quirks and Quarks - Red vs. White Wine Headache: Fact or FictionNov 26, 2011 | 4:45Quirks and Quarks Red vs. White Wine Headache: Fact or Fiction Audio
Quirks and Quarks Red vs. White Wine Headache: Fact or Fiction Nov 26, 2011 | 4:45It is science fact that red wine gives you a worse headache than white wine.
Quirks and Quarks - The Amazing Spider MiteNov 26, 2011 | 9:09Quirks and Quarks The Amazing Spider Mite Audio
Quirks and Quarks The Amazing Spider Mite Nov 26, 2011 | 9:09The spider mite genome is packed full of genes for detoxifying poisons.
Quirks and Quarks - Jawbones and DietNov 26, 2011 | 8:52Quirks and Quarks Jawbones and Diet Audio
Quirks and Quarks Jawbones and Diet Nov 26, 2011 | 8:52This rise of agriculture resulted in the human jawbone becoming shorter, but with the same number and size of teeth.
Quirks and Quarks - For Dolphins Pregnancy is a DragNov 26, 2011 | 9:20Quirks and Quarks For Dolphins Pregnancy is a Drag Audio
Quirks and Quarks For Dolphins Pregnancy is a Drag Nov 26, 2011 | 9:20Pregnancy restricts a dolphin's ability to swim.
Quirks and Quarks - The Rocky Road to DurbanNov 26, 2011 | 20:10Quirks and Quarks The Rocky Road to Durban Audio
Quirks and Quarks The Rocky Road to Durban Nov 26, 2011 | 20:10As the Kyoto Protocol expires, the world looks to Durban, South Africa as the next place of hope in dealing with climate change.
Quirks and Quarks - CSI PaleolithicDec 3, 2011 | 7:47Quirks and Quarks CSI Paleolithic Audio
Quirks and Quarks CSI Paleolithic Dec 3, 2011 | 7:47Paleolothic cave paintings depict images of spotted horses that really did exist during that age.
Quirks and Quarks - Cosmic Ray GunDec 3, 2011 | 8:22Quirks and Quarks Cosmic Ray Gun Audio
Quirks and Quarks Cosmic Ray Gun Dec 3, 2011 | 8:22Cosmic rays may be trapped for tens of thousands of years before being fired out into the Galaxy.
Quirks and Quarks - A Bat's Skull Determines Its DietDec 3, 2011 | 8:17Quirks and Quarks A Bat's Skull Determines Its Diet Audio
Quirks and Quarks A Bat's Skull Determines Its Diet Dec 3, 2011 | 8:17There are so many species of leaf-nosed bat because its skull shape enabled it to bite harder and exploit more food resources.

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