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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 - Old Rocks Roll 'Round A Sun, plus The Oldest Snake Fossils, A Snail That Kills With Insulin, and more - 2015/01/31Jan 31, 2015 | 53:11Quirks and Quarks Old Rocks Roll 'Round A Sun, plus The Oldest Snake Fossils, A Snail That Kills With Insulin, and more - 2015/01/31 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Old Rocks Roll 'Round A Sun, plus The Oldest Snake Fossils, A Snail That Kills With Insulin, and more - 2015/01/31 Jan 31, 2015 | 53:11Oldest Known Snake Fossils, Ancient Planets, Insect Sexual Cannibalism - Dinner Dates Become Dinner, Why Geckos Don't Stick, Cone Snails Use Insulin As A Weapon, Shrinking Coyotes.
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.
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Quirks and Quarks Ancient Planets - 2015/01/31 - Pt. 2 Jan 31, 2015 | 8:52A 11.4 billion year old planetary system with 'Earth-like' planets has been identified.
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Quirks and Quarks Oldest Known Snake Fossils - 2015/01/31 - Pt. 1 Jan 31, 2015 | 10:47The oldest known snake fossils are 166 million years old, nearly 70 million years older than the previous record holder.
Quirks and Quarks - Insect Sexual Cannibalism:  When Dinner Dates Become Dinner - 2015/01/31 - Pt. 3Jan 30, 2015 | 8:45Quirks and Quarks Insect Sexual Cannibalism: When Dinner Dates Become Dinner - 2015/01/31 - Pt. 3 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Insect Sexual Cannibalism: When Dinner Dates Become Dinner - 2015/01/31 - Pt. 3 Jan 30, 2015 | 8:45Female praying mantis' sometimes devour their mate without mating.
Quirks and Quarks - Close-up On A comet, plus Why Rover Rolls Over, How Early Humans Got A Grip on Tools, and more - 2015/01/24Jan 24, 2015 | 55:47Quirks and Quarks Close-up On A comet, plus Why Rover Rolls Over, How Early Humans Got A Grip on Tools, and more - 2015/01/24 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Close-up On A comet, plus Why Rover Rolls Over, How Early Humans Got A Grip on Tools, and more - 2015/01/24 Jan 24, 2015 | 55:47Rosetta Takes A Close-up Of A Comet, Getting A Grip on Early Tool Use, Why Rover Rolls Over, Pulsar Pair Bends Space-time, Flies Get A-head of Ants, Killer Whales Kill Humpbacks.
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Quirks and Quarks Killer Whales Kill Humpbacks - 2015/01/24 - Pt. 6 Jan 24, 2015 | 8:11Humpbacks aggressively defend their calves against hungry Orcas.

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