Quirks and Quarks | Apr 5, 2014 | 16:28

IPCC Climate Change Report - 2014/04/05 - Pt. 5

The latest IPCC report says climate change impacts have already begun and at best we can only slow them down.

Now Playing on CBC Radio Help Refresh

Live audio streams for phones and tablets: Radio One and CBC Music (Radio 2, Radio 3 and more)

CBC Radio One

Listen Live Ottawa change

CBC Radio 2

Listen Live Eastern change

CBC Radio 3

Listen Live Radio 3
Quirks and Quarks - Future Arctic - 2015/02/15 - Pt. 5Feb 14, 2015 | 19:35Quirks and Quarks Future Arctic - 2015/02/15 - Pt. 5 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Future Arctic - 2015/02/15 - Pt. 5 Feb 14, 2015 | 19:35The new book 'Future Arctic" by Ed Struzik documents the fastest warming place on Earth.
Quirks and Quarks - The Earliest Record Of Human Twins - 2015/02/14 - Pt. 3Feb 14, 2015 | 9:00Quirks and Quarks The Earliest Record Of Human Twins - 2015/02/14 - Pt. 3 Audio
Quirks and Quarks The Earliest Record Of Human Twins - 2015/02/14 - Pt. 3 Feb 14, 2015 | 9:00The earliest record of human twins found in hunter-gatherer mother's remains from 7,700 year ago.
Quirks and Quarks - Fish Go Very Low - 2015/02/14 - Pt. 4Feb 14, 2015 | 8:20Quirks and Quarks Fish Go Very Low - 2015/02/14 - Pt. 4 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Fish Go Very Low - 2015/02/14 - Pt. 4 Feb 14, 2015 | 8:20A fish has been found 8.2 kms below the surface, deeper than any other.
Quirks and Quarks - The Earliest Record Of Human Twins - 2015/02/14 - Pt. 3Feb 14, 2015 | 9:00Quirks and Quarks The Earliest Record Of Human Twins - 2015/02/14 - Pt. 3 Audio
Quirks and Quarks The Earliest Record Of Human Twins - 2015/02/14 - Pt. 3 Feb 14, 2015 | 9:00The earliest record of human twins has been found from 7,700 years ago, dead from childbirth.
Quirks and Quarks - Dinosaurs May Have Taken LSD - 2015/02/14 - Pt. 2Feb 14, 2015 | 7:43Quirks and Quarks Dinosaurs May Have Taken LSD - 2015/02/14 - Pt. 2 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Dinosaurs May Have Taken LSD - 2015/02/14 - Pt. 2 Feb 14, 2015 | 7:43A fossil of a grass that includes a fungus associated with LSD may have been grazed on by dinosaurs 100 million years ago.
Quirks and Quarks - Drowning in Plastic - 2015/02/14 - Pt. 1Feb 13, 2015 | 11:01Quirks and Quarks Drowning in Plastic - 2015/02/14 - Pt. 1 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Drowning in Plastic - 2015/02/14 - Pt. 1 Feb 13, 2015 | 11:01Calculations suggest 8 million metric tons of plastic enter the oceans every year.
Quirks and Quarks - Meteorite From The Martian Surface - 2015/02/07 - Pt. 6Feb 7, 2015 | 7:44Quirks and Quarks Meteorite From The Martian Surface - 2015/02/07 - Pt. 6 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Meteorite From The Martian Surface - 2015/02/07 - Pt. 6 Feb 7, 2015 | 7:44A meteorite found in the Moroccan desert is identified as the only known piece of the Martian crust found on Earth.
Quirks and Quarks - Maximum Pterosaur - 2015/02/07 - Pt. 4Feb 7, 2015 | 9:05Quirks and Quarks Maximum Pterosaur - 2015/02/07 - Pt. 4 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Maximum Pterosaur - 2015/02/07 - Pt. 4 Feb 7, 2015 | 9:05Pterosaurs were limited in size by the force required to launch into the air.
Quirks and Quarks - Spider Spins Electrically Charged Silk - 2015/02/07 - Pt. 5Feb 7, 2015 | 8:00Quirks and Quarks Spider Spins Electrically Charged Silk - 2015/02/07 - Pt. 5 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Spider Spins Electrically Charged Silk - 2015/02/07 - Pt. 5 Feb 7, 2015 | 8:00An electrostatic charge gives a spider's silk an extra sticky quality.
Quirks and Quarks - Thar's Gold In That There Poo - 2015/02/07 - Pt. 3Feb 7, 2015 | 8:27Quirks and Quarks Thar's Gold In That There Poo - 2015/02/07 - Pt. 3 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Thar's Gold In That There Poo - 2015/02/07 - Pt. 3 Feb 7, 2015 | 8:27Sewage from around the U.S. has been found to contain metals, including gold.
Quirks and Quarks - Fish Under Antarctic Ice - 2015/02/07 - Pt. 1Feb 7, 2015 | 10:30Quirks and Quarks Fish Under Antarctic Ice - 2015/02/07 - Pt. 1 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Fish Under Antarctic Ice - 2015/02/07 - Pt. 1 Feb 7, 2015 | 10:30Fish mysteriously survive under 3/4 of a kilometre thick Antarctic ice.
Quirks and Quarks - First Peoples Used Spear Throwers - 2015/02/07 - Pt. 2Feb 7, 2015 | 9:27Quirks and Quarks First Peoples Used Spear Throwers - 2015/02/07 - Pt. 2 Audio
Quirks and Quarks First Peoples Used Spear Throwers - 2015/02/07 - Pt. 2 Feb 7, 2015 | 9:27Early hunters used spear throwers to help catch large prey like mastodons from a safe distance.
Quirks and Quarks - Cone Snails Use Insulin As A Weapon - 2015/01/31 - Pt. 5Jan 31, 2015 | 7:50Quirks and Quarks Cone Snails Use Insulin As A Weapon - 2015/01/31 - Pt. 5 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Cone Snails Use Insulin As A Weapon - 2015/01/31 - Pt. 5 Jan 31, 2015 | 7:50Cone snails immobilize prey by releasing insulin as part of their venom.
Quirks and Quarks - Shrinking Coyotes - 2015/01/31 - Pt. 6Jan 31, 2015 | 8:34Quirks and Quarks Shrinking Coyotes - 2015/01/31 - Pt. 6 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Shrinking Coyotes - 2015/01/31 - Pt. 6 Jan 31, 2015 | 8:34Coyotes have become smaller as an evolutionary survival tactic.
Quirks and Quarks - Why Some Geckos Don't Stick - 2015/01/31 - Pt. 4Jan 31, 2015 | 8:20Quirks and Quarks Why Some Geckos Don't Stick - 2015/01/31 - Pt. 4 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Why Some Geckos Don't Stick - 2015/01/31 - Pt. 4 Jan 31, 2015 | 8:20Geckos living in the desert have lost their sticky toe pads.

1 of 34