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Lifting The Lid On the Lazy Eye

Ten days of total darkness restored complete vision to kittens experiencing lazy eye.

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Quirks and Quarks - Butterfly's Eyespots Are Targets - 2014/11/22 - Pt. 5Nov 22, 2014 | 8:30Quirks and Quarks Butterfly's Eyespots Are Targets - 2014/11/22 - Pt. 5 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Butterfly's Eyespots Are Targets - 2014/11/22 - Pt. 5 Nov 22, 2014 | 8:30The eye markings on the wings of some butterflies are like target to deflect predator attacks away from the head and body.
Quirks and Quarks - The Brain Remembers Forgotten Language - 2014/11/22 - Pt. 2Nov 22, 2014 | 8:23Quirks and Quarks The Brain Remembers Forgotten Language - 2014/11/22 - Pt. 2 Audio
Quirks and Quarks The Brain Remembers Forgotten Language - 2014/11/22 - Pt. 2 Nov 22, 2014 | 8:23Our brain remembers first or early languages, even when we don't.
Quirks and Quarks - The Dodo Was No Dodo - 2014/11/22 - Pt. 6Nov 22, 2014 | 8:23Quirks and Quarks The Dodo Was No Dodo - 2014/11/22 - Pt. 6 Audio
Quirks and Quarks The Dodo Was No Dodo - 2014/11/22 - Pt. 6 Nov 22, 2014 | 8:23The study of the only complete dodo skeleton paints a new picture of the extinct bird.
Quirks and Quarks - Lakes Turning To Jelly - 2014/11/22 - Pt. 1Nov 22, 2014 | 10:52Quirks and Quarks Lakes Turning To Jelly - 2014/11/22 - Pt. 1 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Lakes Turning To Jelly - 2014/11/22 - Pt. 1 Nov 22, 2014 | 10:52Species with a jelly-like coating are taking over in Ontario's calcium depleted lakes.
Quirks and Quarks - Genetically Modified Chestnuts - 2014/11/22 - Pt. 4Nov 22, 2014 | 10:07Quirks and Quarks Genetically Modified Chestnuts - 2014/11/22 - Pt. 4 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Genetically Modified Chestnuts - 2014/11/22 - Pt. 4 Nov 22, 2014 | 10:07A genetically modified chestnut tree may help restore the species.
Quirks and Quarks - Sea Star Virus Identified - 2014/11/22 - Pt. 3Nov 22, 2014 | 9:24Quirks and Quarks Sea Star Virus Identified - 2014/11/22 - Pt. 3 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Sea Star Virus Identified - 2014/11/22 - Pt. 3 Nov 22, 2014 | 9:24The virus that is killing starfish off BC has been identified.
Quirks and Quarks - Duck-billed Dinosaur Was A Distance Runner - 2014/11/15 - Pt. 3Nov 15, 2014 | 8:28Quirks and Quarks Duck-billed Dinosaur Was A Distance Runner - 2014/11/15 - Pt. 3 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Duck-billed Dinosaur Was A Distance Runner - 2014/11/15 - Pt. 3 Nov 15, 2014 | 8:28The duck billed dinosaur survived alongside T-Rex by being able to outdistance it in the chase.
Quirks and Quarks - Ant Queen Wins Sperm Battle - 2014/11/15 - Pt. 2Nov 15, 2014 | 8:24Quirks and Quarks Ant Queen Wins Sperm Battle - 2014/11/15 - Pt. 2 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Ant Queen Wins Sperm Battle - 2014/11/15 - Pt. 2 Nov 15, 2014 | 8:24When ants mate across their species, the ant queen manipulates the hybrid sperm for her own benefit.
Quirks and Quarks - Birds & Music - 2014/11/15 - Pt. 5Nov 15, 2014 | 9:13Quirks and Quarks Birds & Music - 2014/11/15 - Pt. 5 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Birds & Music - 2014/11/15 - Pt. 5 Nov 15, 2014 | 9:13The songs of birds and the music of humans are related.
Quirks and Quarks - The Darkness Is Full Of Stars - 2014/11/15 - Pt. 4Nov 15, 2014 | 8:46Quirks and Quarks The Darkness Is Full Of Stars - 2014/11/15 - Pt. 4 Audio
Quirks and Quarks The Darkness Is Full Of Stars - 2014/11/15 - Pt. 4 Nov 15, 2014 | 8:46Half the stars in the universe may be 'rogue' stars.
Quirks and Quarks - Bats Jam Others' Echolocation - 2014/11/15 - Pt. 6Nov 15, 2014 | 8:37Quirks and Quarks Bats Jam Others' Echolocation - 2014/11/15 - Pt. 6 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Bats Jam Others' Echolocation - 2014/11/15 - Pt. 6 Nov 15, 2014 | 8:37Bats have the ability to jam the echolocation of other bats in order to steal their prey.
Quirks and Quarks - The Taming Of The Cat - 2014/11/15 - Pt. 1Nov 14, 2014 | 9:49Quirks and Quarks The Taming Of The Cat - 2014/11/15 - Pt. 1 Audio
Quirks and Quarks The Taming Of The Cat - 2014/11/15 - Pt. 1 Nov 14, 2014 | 9:49The cats we domesticated were the ones brave enough to accept treats.
Quirks and Quarks - Big Science:  Thirty Metre Telescopes - 2014/11/08 - Pt. 5Nov 8, 2014 | 15:07Quirks and Quarks Big Science: Thirty Metre Telescopes - 2014/11/08 - Pt. 5 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Big Science: Thirty Metre Telescopes - 2014/11/08 - Pt. 5 Nov 8, 2014 | 15:07The Big Science series looks at the 30 metre telescope, 3 times larger than any other.
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Quirks and Quarks - Rosetta's Long Trip - 2014/11/08 - Pt. 1Nov 8, 2014 | 12:25Quirks and Quarks Rosetta's Long Trip - 2014/11/08 - Pt. 1 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Rosetta's Long Trip - 2014/11/08 - Pt. 1 Nov 8, 2014 | 12:25The Rosetta Mission has reached its desired comet after 10 years of travel.

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