Quirks and Quarks | May 4, 2013 | 52:49

May 4, 2013

Shark Embryos Cannibalize Their Siblings, Does Antimatter Have Anti-Gravity?, Humpbacks Take Fishing Tips From Friends, My Beloved Brontosaurus, Quirks Question Period - The Moon's Moon.

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Quirks and Quarks - How Humans And Their Dogs Defeated Neanderthals, plus The Tiny Warbler Makes a Marathon Migration - 2015/04/04Apr 4, 2015 | 56:02Quirks and Quarks How Humans And Their Dogs Defeated Neanderthals, plus The Tiny Warbler Makes a Marathon Migration - 2015/04/04 Audio
Quirks and Quarks How Humans And Their Dogs Defeated Neanderthals, plus The Tiny Warbler Makes a Marathon Migration - 2015/04/04 Apr 4, 2015 | 56:02Tiny Warbler Makes a Marathon Migration, Surprise Leads to Learning in Babies, How Bats Avoid a Mid-Air Collision, New SETI Strategy: Looking For Lasers, How Dogs Helped Humans Drive Neanderthals to Extinction.
Quirks and Quarks - Giant Creatures From The Past, plus Defeating A Debilitating Infection, Nitrogen on Mars, and more - 2015/03/28Mar 28, 2015 | 53:49Quirks and Quarks Giant Creatures From The Past, plus Defeating A Debilitating Infection, Nitrogen on Mars, and more - 2015/03/28 Audio
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Quirks and Quarks The End Of Memory, plus Close Encounters of The Stellar Kind, A Whale of A Bite, and more - 2015/02/28 Feb 28, 2015 | 56:18Close Encounter With A Star, A Whale of A Bite, Carbon Captures Tiny Bubbles, Ancient Wheat DNA in Britain, The End Of Memory.
Quirks and Quarks - What Does the Future Hold? A Listener Prediction Special. 2015/02/21Feb 21, 2015 | 52:53Quirks and Quarks What Does the Future Hold? A Listener Prediction Special. 2015/02/21 Audio
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