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Squirrel Stress Produces Bigger Babies

More stress hormones in female squirrels result in faster growing, bigger offspring.

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Quirks and Quarks Meteorite That Killed Dinosaurs Remade Forests - 2014/09-27 - Pt. 5 Sep 27, 2014 | 11:55Trees that could grow faster did better than slower growing evergreens after the meteorite impact 66 million years ago.
Quirks and Quarks - Infant Cries Have Universal Appeal - 2014/09/27 - Pt. 3Sep 27, 2014 | 9:33Quirks and Quarks Infant Cries Have Universal Appeal - 2014/09/27 - Pt. 3 Audio
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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 - An Eye In The Sky On CO2 - 2014/09/27 - Pt. 2Sep 27, 2014 | 8:02Quirks and Quarks An Eye In The Sky On CO2 - 2014/09/27 - Pt. 2 Audio
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Quirks and Quarks - Failing The Climate Challenge? - 2014/09/27 - Pt. 1Sep 27, 2014 | 18:44Quirks and Quarks Failing The Climate Challenge? - 2014/09/27 - Pt. 1 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Failing The Climate Challenge? - 2014/09/27 - Pt. 1 Sep 27, 2014 | 18:44International agreement to control harmful emissions may be far off.
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