Quirks and Quarks | May 28, 2011 | 25:17

Montreal Question Roadshow (Part 1)

The Quirks & Quarks Question Roadshow from Concordia University in Montreal.

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Quirks and Quarks - Grail's Gravity GooglesSep 10, 2011 | 8:11Quirks and Quarks Grail's Gravity Googles Audio
Quirks and Quarks Grail's Gravity Googles Sep 10, 2011 | 8:11A look at the geological history of the moon by NASA's Grail mission.
Quirks and Quarks - Song Sparrow SparringSep 10, 2011 | 9:00Quirks and Quarks Song Sparrow Sparring Audio
Quirks and Quarks Song Sparrow Sparring Sep 10, 2011 | 9:00Male sparrows hurl threats at eachother in song.
Quirks and Quarks - Hoarding Electrons to Power The FutureSep 10, 2011 | 19:21Quirks and Quarks Hoarding Electrons to Power The Future Audio
Quirks and Quarks Hoarding Electrons to Power The Future Sep 10, 2011 | 19:21When there is no wind and no sun, storing electrons may be the solution to the energy question.
Quirks and Quarks - Dogs eat Grass to get sick: Fact or FictionSep 10, 2011 | 3:34Quirks and Quarks Dogs eat Grass to get sick: Fact or Fiction Audio
Quirks and Quarks Dogs eat Grass to get sick: Fact or Fiction Sep 10, 2011 | 3:34It may be science fact that dogs will sometimes eat grass to make themselves sick.
Quirks and Quarks - Find Feathered FriendsSep 17, 2011 | 10:56Quirks and Quarks Find Feathered Friends Audio
Quirks and Quarks Find Feathered Friends Sep 17, 2011 | 10:56Feathers, presumably from dinosaurs, have been found trapped in amber for 70 million years.
Quirks and Quarks - Fanged FrogsSep 17, 2011 | 8:09Quirks and Quarks Fanged Frogs Audio
Quirks and Quarks Fanged Frogs Sep 17, 2011 | 8:09Thirteen species of frogs with fangs have evolved independently on an island in Indonesia.
Quirks and Quarks - Star Not Light Star Not BrightSep 17, 2011 | 9:23Quirks and Quarks Star Not Light Star Not Bright Audio
Quirks and Quarks Star Not Light Star Not Bright Sep 17, 2011 | 9:23There may be as many stars we can't see - brown dwarfs - as stars we can see.
Quirks and Quarks - Sex On Six LegsSep 17, 2011 | 17:55Quirks and Quarks Sex On Six Legs Audio
Quirks and Quarks Sex On Six Legs Sep 17, 2011 | 17:55Dr. Marlene Zuk talks about her latest book "Sex on Six Legs - Lessons on Life, Love and Language from The Insect World".
Quirks and Quarks - Cracking Knuckles leads to Arthritis: Fact or FictionSep 17, 2011 | 5:24Quirks and Quarks Cracking Knuckles leads to Arthritis: Fact or Fiction Audio
Quirks and Quarks Cracking Knuckles leads to Arthritis: Fact or Fiction Sep 17, 2011 | 5:24It is science fiction that cracking your knuckles will lead to arthritis.
Quirks and Quarks - Genes of a KillerSep 24, 2011 | 11:43Quirks and Quarks Genes of a Killer Audio
Quirks and Quarks Genes of a Killer Sep 24, 2011 | 11:43Scientists try to reconstruct the genetic code of the Black Death plague to see what made it so deadly.
Quirks and Quarks - Aboriginal Genome - Out of AfricaSep 24, 2011 | 8:43Quirks and Quarks Aboriginal Genome - Out of Africa Audio
Quirks and Quarks Aboriginal Genome - Out of Africa Sep 24, 2011 | 8:43New research sheds light on the ancestors of Australian aborigines.
Quirks and Quarks - Choosy ChickensSep 24, 2011 | 8:13Quirks and Quarks Choosy Chickens Audio
Quirks and Quarks Choosy Chickens Sep 24, 2011 | 8:13Female chickens - hens - use sperm ejection as a way of maintaining control over paternity.
Quirks and Quarks - Mad Like TeslaSep 24, 2011 | 18:01Quirks and Quarks Mad Like Tesla Audio
Quirks and Quarks Mad Like Tesla Sep 24, 2011 | 18:01The iconic inventor Nicola Tesla was the inspiration for the book 'Mad Like Tesla' about others whose ideas may also have been ahead of their time.
Quirks and Quarks - All Calico Cats are female: Fact or FictionSep 24, 2011 | 5:42Quirks and Quarks All Calico Cats are female: Fact or Fiction Audio
Quirks and Quarks All Calico Cats are female: Fact or Fiction Sep 24, 2011 | 5:42It is science fact that all calico cats are female.
Quirks and Quarks - Microwaves deplete nutrients: Fact or FictionOct 8, 2011 | 5:18Quirks and Quarks Microwaves deplete nutrients: Fact or Fiction Audio
Quirks and Quarks Microwaves deplete nutrients: Fact or Fiction Oct 8, 2011 | 5:18It is Science Fiction the micro-waving your food depletes it of nutrients.

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