Quirks and Quarks | Apr 6, 2013 | 52:36

April 6, 2013

Big Dogs Die Young, The Firestorm That Killed The Dinosaurs, Giraffes Changed by Distant Feet, Rocky Mountains Imported From Overseas, Brain Machine Interfaces.

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Quirks and Quarks Are We Failing The Climate Challenge? , plus How Light From Campfires May Have Fueled Early Human Culture, How The Asteroid Impact that Killed The Dinosaurs May Be Responsible for our Fall Colours, and more - 2014/09/27 Sep 27, 2014 | 55:59Failing The Climate Challenge?, An Eye In The Sky On CO2, Infant Cries Have Universal Appeal, Firelight Stores Original Social Media, Meteorite That Killed Dinosaurs Remade Forests.
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 - 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 - Oceans of PlasticFeb 16, 2013 | 16:20Quirks and Quarks Oceans of Plastic Audio
Quirks and Quarks Oceans of Plastic Feb 16, 2013 | 16:20A documentary report about the damaging effects of plastic in our oceans.
Quirks and Quarks - Putting A Face on a Mystery Dinosaur, plus Chris Hadfield - Photographer To The Stars, Oil Rigs Attract Fish, and more - 2014/10/25Oct 25, 2014 | 53:18Quirks and Quarks Putting A Face on a Mystery Dinosaur, plus Chris Hadfield - Photographer To The Stars, Oil Rigs Attract Fish, and more - 2014/10/25 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Putting A Face on a Mystery Dinosaur, plus Chris Hadfield - Photographer To The Stars, Oil Rigs Attract Fish, and more - 2014/10/25 Oct 25, 2014 | 53:18Mystery Dinosaur Gets A-Head, Maple Migration Moderated, Oil Rigs Attract Fish, Chris Hadfield: You Are Here, Quirks Question Period - Space Magnets.
Quirks and Quarks - The Birds, And The Bees - And The Pesticides - 2014/10/04 - Pt. 1Oct 4, 2014 | 23:58Quirks and Quarks The Birds, And The Bees - And The Pesticides - 2014/10/04 - Pt. 1 Audio
Quirks and Quarks The Birds, And The Bees - And The Pesticides - 2014/10/04 - Pt. 1 Oct 4, 2014 | 23:58A special report on the impact of neonics on birds and bees.
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.
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Quirks and Quarks - Ebola - The Worst Case Scenario? - 2014/09/20 - Pt. 1Sep 20, 2014 | 16:10Quirks and Quarks Ebola - The Worst Case Scenario? - 2014/09/20 - Pt. 1 Audio
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Quirks and Quarks - Return of a Virus - 2014/11/01 - Pt. 4Nov 1, 2014 | 8:36Quirks and Quarks Return of a Virus - 2014/11/01 - Pt. 4 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Return of a Virus - 2014/11/01 - Pt. 4 Nov 1, 2014 | 8:36A virus frozen in caribou poo 700 years ago was revived in a lab experiment.
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
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Quirks and Quarks - These Crime Solvers Are Real Pigs - 2014/11/08 - Pt. 2Nov 8, 2014 | 10:25Quirks and Quarks These Crime Solvers Are Real Pigs - 2014/11/08 - Pt. 2 Audio
Quirks and Quarks These Crime Solvers Are Real Pigs - 2014/11/08 - Pt. 2 Nov 8, 2014 | 10:25Forensic science uses submerged pig carcasses to learn how human remains decompose in water.
Quirks and Quarks - Elephants Never Forget Human Voices - 2014/03/15 - Pt. 2Mar 15, 2014 | 8:52Quirks and Quarks Elephants Never Forget Human Voices - 2014/03/15 - Pt. 2 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Elephants Never Forget Human Voices - 2014/03/15 - Pt. 2 Mar 15, 2014 | 8:52Elephants can distinguish voices of those who have posed a threat in the past.
Quirks and Quarks - Was Firelight The Original Social Media? - 2014/09/27 - Pt. 4Sep 27, 2014 | 7:43Quirks and Quarks Was Firelight The Original Social Media? - 2014/09/27 - Pt. 4 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Was Firelight The Original Social Media? - 2014/09/27 - Pt. 4 Sep 27, 2014 | 7:43Stories told by firelight by early hunter-gatherers may have influenced culture just like social media.
Quirks and Quarks - Ancient Fish Created Copulation - 2014/11/08 - Pt. 3Nov 8, 2014 | 9:06Quirks and Quarks Ancient Fish Created Copulation - 2014/11/08 - Pt. 3 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Ancient Fish Created Copulation - 2014/11/08 - Pt. 3 Nov 8, 2014 | 9:06385 million years ago a tiny fish pioneered internal fertilization.

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