Quirks and Quarks | Jun 22, 2013 | 54:38

June 22, 2013

Predicting The Next Big One, Cabbage Circadian Clock Keeps Ticking After Picking, Fish Swimming in Pharmaceutical Soup, Building A Brain.

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Quirks and Quarks How Dogs Helped Humans Drive Neanderthals to Extinction - 2015/04/04 - Pt. 5 Apr 4, 2015 | 18:09In the book 'The Invaders' Dr. Shipman explores how domesticated dogs helped humans drive Neanderthals to extinction.
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