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Prairie Dogs Do The Wave - 2014/01/18 - Pt. 5

Like bored baseball fans, Prairie Dogs do the wave in order to stay alert.

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Quirks and Quarks - Quirks Question of The Week:  Counting Stars - 2014/10/18 - Pt. 6Oct 18, 2014 | 5:13Quirks and Quarks Quirks Question of The Week: Counting Stars - 2014/10/18 - Pt. 6 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Quirks Question of The Week: Counting Stars - 2014/10/18 - Pt. 6 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.
Quirks and Quarks - Plastic Pollution Plagues The St. Lawrence - 2014/10/04 - Pt. 3Oct 4, 2014 | 8:49Quirks and Quarks Plastic Pollution Plagues The St. Lawrence - 2014/10/04 - Pt. 3 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Plastic Pollution Plagues The St. Lawrence - 2014/10/04 - Pt. 3 Oct 4, 2014 | 8:49Microbeads from cosmetics and household cleaner have been found at the bottom of the St. Lawrence.
Quirks and Quarks - Leatherback Turtle's Third Eye - 2014/10/04 - Pt. 5Oct 4, 2014 | 6:47Quirks and Quarks Leatherback Turtle's Third Eye - 2014/10/04 - Pt. 5 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Leatherback Turtle's Third Eye - 2014/10/04 - Pt. 5 Oct 4, 2014 | 6:47The pink or white spot on the top of a leatherback's head acts like a third eye.
Quirks and Quarks - Big Ash Volcano - 2014/10-04 - Pt. 4Oct 4, 2014 | 7:56Quirks and Quarks Big Ash Volcano - 2014/10-04 - Pt. 4 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Big Ash Volcano - 2014/10-04 - Pt. 4 Oct 4, 2014 | 7:56A major volcanic eruption would be catastrophic for the world's transportation systems.
Quirks and Quarks - Chimps Share Thirst For Knowledge - 2014/10/04 - Pt. 2Oct 4, 2014 | 8:10Quirks and Quarks Chimps Share Thirst For Knowledge - 2014/10/04 - Pt. 2 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Chimps Share Thirst For Knowledge - 2014/10/04 - Pt. 2 Oct 4, 2014 | 8:10Chimps demonstrate knowledge of tool making and sharing.

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