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September 21, 2013

Overfishing Sharks Damages Coral Reefs, Human Babies Learn From Lemurs, Mosquito Invisibility Cloak, Neanderthals Use Sophisticated Tools, Cat Parasite Brainwashes Mice, Were Ancient Sahara Rivers Migration Routes?

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Quirks and Quarks - Physics Breakthrough Breaks Down - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 5Oct 11, 2014 | 16:16Quirks and Quarks Physics Breakthrough Breaks Down - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 5 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Physics Breakthrough Breaks Down - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 5 Oct 11, 2014 | 16:16Dr. Lawrence Krauss talks about the idea of gravitational waves from the Big Bang.
Quirks and Quarks - Cheetahs Are Walking, Not Running To Extinction - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 3Oct 11, 2014 | 9:21Quirks and Quarks Cheetahs Are Walking, Not Running To Extinction - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 3 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Cheetahs Are Walking, Not Running To Extinction - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 3 Oct 11, 2014 | 9:21Cheetahs expend more energy walking, than running now that their habitat is so fragmented by humans.
Quirks and Quarks - Birds Colour Match Their Nests - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 2Oct 11, 2014 | 7:34Quirks and Quarks Birds Colour Match Their Nests - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 2 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Birds Colour Match Their Nests - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 2 Oct 11, 2014 | 7:34Zebra finches intentionally choose building material and colours that conceal their nests.
Quirks and Quarks - Nobel For Seeing The Invisible - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 1Oct 11, 2014 | 14:07Quirks and Quarks Nobel For Seeing The Invisible - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 1 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Nobel For Seeing The Invisible - 2014/10/11 - Pt. 1 Oct 11, 2014 | 14:07The Nobel Prize for Chemistry is awarded for the development of a tool to see things smaller than was once thought could be seen.
Quirks and Quarks - The Birds, And The Bees - And The Pesticides, plus Ape See-Ape Do:  Chimps Develop and Share a Novel Tool, Plastic Pollution in The St. Lawrence, and more - 2014/10/04Oct 4, 2014 | 55:43Quirks and Quarks The Birds, And The Bees - And The Pesticides, plus Ape See-Ape Do: Chimps Develop and Share a Novel Tool, Plastic Pollution in The St. Lawrence, and more - 2014/10/04 Audio
Quirks and Quarks The Birds, And The Bees - And The Pesticides, plus Ape See-Ape Do: Chimps Develop and Share a Novel Tool, Plastic Pollution in The St. Lawrence, and more - 2014/10/04 Oct 4, 2014 | 55:43The Birds, and The Bees - and the Pesticides, Chimps Share Thirst For Knowledge, Plastic Pollution Plagues The St. Lawrence, Big Ash Volcano, Leatherback Turtle's Third Eye.
Quirks and Quarks - Plastic Pollution Plagues The St. Lawrence - 2014/10/04 - Pt. 3Oct 4, 2014 | 8:49Quirks and Quarks Plastic Pollution Plagues The St. Lawrence - 2014/10/04 - Pt. 3 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Plastic Pollution Plagues The St. Lawrence - 2014/10/04 - Pt. 3 Oct 4, 2014 | 8:49Microbeads from cosmetics and household cleaner have been found at the bottom of the St. Lawrence.
Quirks and Quarks - Leatherback Turtle's Third Eye - 2014/10/04 - Pt. 5Oct 4, 2014 | 6:47Quirks and Quarks Leatherback Turtle's Third Eye - 2014/10/04 - Pt. 5 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Leatherback Turtle's Third Eye - 2014/10/04 - Pt. 5 Oct 4, 2014 | 6:47The pink or white spot on the top of a leatherback's head acts like a third eye.
Quirks and Quarks - Big Ash Volcano - 2014/10-04 - Pt. 4Oct 4, 2014 | 7:56Quirks and Quarks Big Ash Volcano - 2014/10-04 - Pt. 4 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Big Ash Volcano - 2014/10-04 - Pt. 4 Oct 4, 2014 | 7:56A major volcanic eruption would be catastrophic for the world's transportation systems.
Quirks and Quarks - Chimps Share Thirst For Knowledge - 2014/10/04 - Pt. 2Oct 4, 2014 | 8:10Quirks and Quarks Chimps Share Thirst For Knowledge - 2014/10/04 - Pt. 2 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Chimps Share Thirst For Knowledge - 2014/10/04 - Pt. 2 Oct 4, 2014 | 8:10Chimps demonstrate knowledge of tool making and sharing.
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 - Birds and Bees and Pesticides - 2014/10-04Oct 4, 2014 | 21:43Quirks and Quarks Birds and Bees and Pesticides - 2014/10-04 Audio
Quirks and Quarks Birds and Bees and Pesticides - 2014/10-04 Oct 4, 2014 | 21:43Birds and Bees and Pesticides
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 - 2014/09/27Sep 27, 2014 | 55:59Quirks 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 Audio
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 - Meteorite That Killed Dinosaurs Remade Forests - 2014/09-27 - Pt. 5Sep 27, 2014 | 11:55Quirks and Quarks Meteorite That Killed Dinosaurs Remade Forests - 2014/09-27 - Pt. 5 Audio
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
Quirks and Quarks Infant Cries Have Universal Appeal - 2014/09/27 - Pt. 3 Sep 27, 2014 | 9:33White Tail Deer respond to many infant distress calls, including those of human babies.
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.

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