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Male sparrows hurl threats at eachother in song.

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Quirks and Quarks First Use of Fertilizer for Farming Sep 7, 2013 | 8:14Evidence of use of manure for fertilizer discovered from 8,000 years ago in Europe.
Quirks and Quarks - Greenland's Grand CanyonSep 7, 2013 | 8:09Quirks and Quarks Greenland's Grand Canyon Audio
Quirks and Quarks Greenland's Grand Canyon Sep 7, 2013 | 8:09A huge canyon, similar to the Grand Canyon, has been discovered under the ice in northern Greenland.
Quirks and Quarks - Cultured Meat: Flesh or Fantasy - Part 1Sep 7, 2013 | 24:53Quirks and Quarks Cultured Meat: Flesh or Fantasy - Part 1 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Cultured Meat: Flesh or Fantasy - Part 1 Sep 7, 2013 | 24:53A look at cultured meat and some of the problems getting it to market.
Quirks and Quarks - Mosquitos with Malaria, June 2013Sep 6, 2013 | 7:21Quirks and Quarks Mosquitos with Malaria, June 2013 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Mosquitos with Malaria, June 2013 Sep 6, 2013 | 7:21
Quirks and Quarks - Bob Goes To Sea to See Some Ocean Research - Part 4Jun 27, 2013 | 13:48Quirks and Quarks Bob Goes To Sea to See Some Ocean Research - Part 4 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Bob Goes To Sea to See Some Ocean Research - Part 4 Jun 27, 2013 | 13:48Bob McDonald goes out on a Canadian Coast Guard research vessel to get a first-hand look at how they work.
Quirks and Quarks - Cuban Tree Frogs Are The Loud New Neighbours - Part 3Jun 27, 2013 | 8:52Quirks and Quarks Cuban Tree Frogs Are The Loud New Neighbours - Part 3 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Cuban Tree Frogs Are The Loud New Neighbours - Part 3 Jun 27, 2013 | 8:52Invasive Cuban Tree Frogs in Florida are so loud they are forcing their Green tree frog neighbours to change their call.
Quirks and Quarks - Radiation En Route To MarsJun 27, 2013 | 9:34Quirks and Quarks Radiation En Route To Mars Audio
Quirks and Quarks Radiation En Route To Mars Jun 27, 2013 | 9:34Astronauts may experience twice as much exposure to radiation en route to Mars than previously estimated.
Quirks and Quarks - Ancient Egyptians Made Jewellery From Meteorites - Part 1Jun 27, 2013 | 10:58Quirks and Quarks Ancient Egyptians Made Jewellery From Meteorites - Part 1 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Ancient Egyptians Made Jewellery From Meteorites - Part 1 Jun 27, 2013 | 10:58Egyptians knew that the iron that fell from the sky was rare, so they made jewellery from it.
Quirks and Quarks - Building A Brain - Part 4Jun 22, 2013 | 26:13Quirks and Quarks Building A Brain - Part 4 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Building A Brain - Part 4 Jun 22, 2013 | 26:13Scientists Will Try to build a brain to better understand processes like thought, memory and consciousness.
Quirks and Quarks - Fish Swimming in Pharmaceutical SoupJun 22, 2013 | 8:45Quirks and Quarks Fish Swimming in Pharmaceutical Soup Audio
Quirks and Quarks Fish Swimming in Pharmaceutical Soup Jun 22, 2013 | 8:45Phamaceuticals like estrogen and prozac are proving especially harmful to fish when mixed together in out waterways.
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