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    Water Striders' Old Genes

    Male water striders without antennae are less capable of mating.

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    Quirks and Quarks - Chris Hadfield:  You Are Here - 2014/10/25 - Pt. 4Oct 25, 2014 | 16:09Quirks and Quarks Chris Hadfield: You Are Here - 2014/10/25 - Pt. 4 Audio
    Quirks and Quarks Chris Hadfield: You Are Here - 2014/10/25 - Pt. 4 Oct 25, 2014 | 16:09Astronaut Chris Hadfield talks about his new book "You Are Here, Around The World In 92 Minutes."
    Quirks and Quarks - Oil Rigs Attract Fish - 2014/10/25 - Pt. 3Oct 25, 2014 | 8:19Quirks and Quarks Oil Rigs Attract Fish - 2014/10/25 - Pt. 3 Audio
    Quirks and Quarks Oil Rigs Attract Fish - 2014/10/25 - Pt. 3 Oct 25, 2014 | 8:19The underwater structure for oil platforms provide a healthy habitat for fish.
    Quirks and Quarks - Maple Migration Moderated - 2014/10/25 - Pt. 2Oct 25, 2014 | 8:39Quirks and Quarks Maple Migration Moderated - 2014/10/25 - Pt. 2 Audio
    Quirks and Quarks Maple Migration Moderated - 2014/10/25 - Pt. 2 Oct 25, 2014 | 8:39Trees are moving north as the climate warms, but maples will have a hard time migrating.
    Quirks and Quarks - Mystery Dinosaur Gets A-Head - 2014/10/25 - Pt. 1Oct 24, 2014 | 16:27Quirks and Quarks Mystery Dinosaur Gets A-Head - 2014/10/25 - Pt. 1 Audio
    Quirks and Quarks Mystery Dinosaur Gets A-Head - 2014/10/25 - Pt. 1 Oct 24, 2014 | 16:27New specimens reveal a strange looking dinosaur in its complete form for the first time.
    Quirks and Quarks - Counting Stars (Quirks Question of the Week)Oct 18, 2014 | 5:13Quirks and Quarks Counting Stars (Quirks Question of the Week) Audio
    Quirks and Quarks Counting Stars (Quirks Question of the Week) Oct 18, 2014 | 5:13The question of how many stars can be seen with the naked eye is answered.
    Quirks and Quarks - Material Is Bloody Slippery - 2014/10/18 - Pt. 3Oct 18, 2014 | 8:44Quirks and Quarks Material Is Bloody Slippery - 2014/10/18 - Pt. 3 Audio
    Quirks and Quarks Material Is Bloody Slippery - 2014/10/18 - Pt. 3 Oct 18, 2014 | 8:44A new material prevents clots from forming because the blood slides right off.
    Quirks and Quarks - Genetics Homes in on Autism - 2014/10/18 - Pt. 4Oct 18, 2014 | 9:32Quirks and Quarks Genetics Homes in on Autism - 2014/10/18 - Pt. 4 Audio
    Quirks and Quarks Genetics Homes in on Autism - 2014/10/18 - Pt. 4 Oct 18, 2014 | 9:32A study of two mutated genes could provide clues to the cause of autism.
    Quirks and Quarks - Crowd-sourcing Science on the High Seas - 2014/10/18 - Pt. 5Oct 18, 2014 | 12:35Quirks and Quarks Crowd-sourcing Science on the High Seas - 2014/10/18 - Pt. 5 Audio
    Quirks and Quarks Crowd-sourcing Science on the High Seas - 2014/10/18 - Pt. 5 Oct 18, 2014 | 12:35Ordinary sailors could help gather information for oceanographers.
    Quirks and Quarks - Thornless Plants Defended By Teeth and Claws - 2014/10/18 - Pt. 2Oct 18, 2014 | 8:19Quirks and Quarks Thornless Plants Defended By Teeth and Claws - 2014/10/18 - Pt. 2 Audio
    Quirks and Quarks Thornless Plants Defended By Teeth and Claws - 2014/10/18 - Pt. 2 Oct 18, 2014 | 8:19Two species of acacia tree differ in thorns depending who is eating them.
    Quirks and Quarks - The Birth Control Pill Is Harming Fish - 2014/10/18 - Pt. 1Oct 17, 2014 | 11:30Quirks and Quarks The Birth Control Pill Is Harming Fish - 2014/10/18 - Pt. 1 Audio
    Quirks and Quarks The Birth Control Pill Is Harming Fish - 2014/10/18 - Pt. 1 Oct 17, 2014 | 11:30Estrogen from birth control pills feminizes male fish and upsets entire ecosystems.
    Quirks and Quarks - Oilpatch Ozone Pollution - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 4Oct 11, 2014 | 8:36Quirks and Quarks Oilpatch Ozone Pollution - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 4 Audio
    Quirks and Quarks Oilpatch Ozone Pollution - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 4 Oct 11, 2014 | 8:36Extremely high ground level ozone pollution from oil and gas production has been found in an unusual place, Utah in Winter.
    Quirks and Quarks - Physics Breakthrough Breaks Down - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 5Oct 11, 2014 | 16:16Quirks and Quarks Physics Breakthrough Breaks Down - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 5 Audio
    Quirks and Quarks Physics Breakthrough Breaks Down - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 5 Oct 11, 2014 | 16:16Dr. Lawrence Krauss talks about the idea of gravitational waves from the Big Bang.
    Quirks and Quarks - Cheetahs Are Walking, Not Running To Extinction - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 3Oct 11, 2014 | 9:21Quirks and Quarks Cheetahs Are Walking, Not Running To Extinction - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 3 Audio
    Quirks and Quarks Cheetahs Are Walking, Not Running To Extinction - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 3 Oct 11, 2014 | 9:21Cheetahs expend more energy walking, than running now that their habitat is so fragmented by humans.
    Quirks and Quarks - Birds Colour Match Their Nests - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 2Oct 11, 2014 | 7:34Quirks and Quarks Birds Colour Match Their Nests - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 2 Audio
    Quirks and Quarks Birds Colour Match Their Nests - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 2 Oct 11, 2014 | 7:34Zebra finches intentionally choose building material and colours that conceal their nests.
    Quirks and Quarks - Nobel For Seeing The Invisible - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 1Oct 11, 2014 | 14:07Quirks and Quarks Nobel For Seeing The Invisible - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 1 Audio
    Quirks and Quarks Nobel For Seeing The Invisible - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 1 Oct 11, 2014 | 14:07The Nobel Prize for Chemistry is awarded for the development of a tool to see things smaller than was once thought could be seen.

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