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2012 Holiday Question Show (Part 1)

Holiday Question Show questions one through five.

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Quirks and Quarks - Oldest Rock On Earth - 2014/03/01 - Pt. 2Mar 1, 2014 | 8:21Quirks and Quarks Oldest Rock On Earth - 2014/03/01 - Pt. 2 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Oldest Rock On Earth - 2014/03/01 - Pt. 2 Mar 1, 2014 | 8:21Zircon crystals in Australia reveal information about the Earth from 4.4 billion years ago.
Quirks and Quarks - Exercise For The Eyes - 2014/03/01 - Pt. 3Mar 1, 2014 | 8:52Quirks and Quarks Exercise For The Eyes - 2014/03/01 - Pt. 3 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Exercise For The Eyes - 2014/03/01 - Pt. 3 Mar 1, 2014 | 8:52The brain can be trained to give the eyes better vision.
Quirks and Quarks - Super-Habitable Planets - 2014/03/08 - Pt. 3Mar 8, 2014 | 9:03Quirks and Quarks Super-Habitable Planets - 2014/03/08 - Pt. 3 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Super-Habitable Planets - 2014/03/08 - Pt. 3 Mar 8, 2014 | 9:03Planets and moons identified by Kepler may be better suited to life than our own Earth.
Quirks and Quarks - Quirks Question Period:  Seeing The Lunar Landing Sites - 2014/03/01 - Pt. 6Mar 1, 2014 | 5:04Quirks and Quarks Quirks Question Period: Seeing The Lunar Landing Sites - 2014/03/01 - Pt. 6 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Quirks Question Period: Seeing The Lunar Landing Sites - 2014/03/01 - Pt. 6 Mar 1, 2014 | 5:04The Apollo landing sites have only been photographed from the LRO.
Quirks and Quarks - Twisted Nylon Makes A Muscle - 2014/03/01 - Pt. 5Mar 1, 2014 | 8:35Quirks and Quarks Twisted Nylon Makes A Muscle - 2014/03/01 - Pt. 5 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Twisted Nylon Makes A Muscle - 2014/03/01 - Pt. 5 Mar 1, 2014 | 8:35Nylon fibres, like fishing line, can contract with more strength than human muscle.
Quirks and Quarks - Whale Shark LitteringOct 2, 2010 | 8:03Quirks and Quarks Whale Shark Littering Audio
Quirks and Quarks Whale Shark Littering Oct 2, 2010 | 8:03A pregnant whale shark was found to be carrying 304 embryos, all in different stages of development, and all the result of a single mating.
Quirks and Quarks - Neanderthal Man - 2014/02/22 - Pt. 6Feb 22, 2014 | 15:29Quirks and Quarks Neanderthal Man - 2014/02/22 - Pt. 6 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Neanderthal Man - 2014/02/22 - Pt. 6 Feb 22, 2014 | 15:29There's more Neanderthal in humans than we thought.
Quirks and Quarks - Zebrafish Hold Key to Regrowing Limbs - 2014/02/22 - Pt. 4Feb 22, 2014 | 7:56Quirks and Quarks Zebrafish Hold Key to Regrowing Limbs - 2014/02/22 - Pt. 4 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Zebrafish Hold Key to Regrowing Limbs - 2014/02/22 - Pt. 4 Feb 22, 2014 | 7:56Zebrafish can regrow their fins, which may help humans understand how to regenerate bone.
Quirks and Quarks - Young Ants Save The Queen - 2014/03/08 - Pt. 2Mar 8, 2014 | 8:40Quirks and Quarks Young Ants Save The Queen - 2014/03/08 - Pt. 2 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Young Ants Save The Queen - 2014/03/08 - Pt. 2 Mar 8, 2014 | 8:40Ants build rafts to survive floods, but put the young underneath and the queen on top.
Quirks and Quarks - Quirks Question Period:  Heating With Refrigeration - 2014/02/22 - Pt. 3Feb 22, 2014 | 4:31Quirks and Quarks Quirks Question Period: Heating With Refrigeration - 2014/02/22 - Pt. 3 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Quirks Question Period: Heating With Refrigeration - 2014/02/22 - Pt. 3 Feb 22, 2014 | 4:31Leaving the fridge door open will eventually heat up the room.
Quirks and Quarks - Human Guinea PigsNov 6, 2010 | 21:59Quirks and Quarks Human Guinea Pigs Audio
Quirks and Quarks Human Guinea Pigs Nov 6, 2010 | 21:59A documentary about how the safety of new drugs is tested on perfectly healthy people.
Quirks and Quarks - Dimetrodon With Steak-knife Teeth - 2014/02/15 - Pt. 4Feb 15, 2014 | 7:34Quirks and Quarks Dimetrodon With Steak-knife Teeth - 2014/02/15 - Pt. 4 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Dimetrodon With Steak-knife Teeth - 2014/02/15 - Pt. 4 Feb 15, 2014 | 7:34Dimetrodon lived nearly 300 million years ago and had the first serrated teeth .
Quirks and Quarks - Ancient Fossil Motherlode - 2014/02/15 - Pt. 3Feb 15, 2014 | 11:28Quirks and Quarks Ancient Fossil Motherlode - 2014/02/15 - Pt. 3 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Ancient Fossil Motherlode - 2014/02/15 - Pt. 3 Feb 15, 2014 | 11:28A new bed of fossils in Kootenay National Park may rival the Burgess Shale.
Quirks and Quarks - Turtle Years Lost And Found - 2014/03/08 - Pt. 4Mar 8, 2014 | 8:44Quirks and Quarks Turtle Years Lost And Found - 2014/03/08 - Pt. 4 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Turtle Years Lost And Found - 2014/03/08 - Pt. 4 Mar 8, 2014 | 8:44The mystery of where turtles spend their early years has been solved.
Quirks and Quarks - Quirks Question Period - Upside-down Nuthatches - 2014/02/15 - Pt. 2Feb 15, 2014 | 4:04Quirks and Quarks Quirks Question Period - Upside-down Nuthatches - 2014/02/15 - Pt. 2 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Quirks Question Period - Upside-down Nuthatches - 2014/02/15 - Pt. 2 Feb 15, 2014 | 4:04Nuthatches feed upside-down on trees because they don't have a stiff tail to brace against the trunk as woodpeckers do.

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