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Old Wine in Really Old Bottles, plus Moon Mystery, Walk Like A Sauropod, Fatal Attraction, and more - 2013/12/07
World's Oldest Wine Cellar, The Mystery of Making The Moon, Scientists Undermine Bird Self-esteem, How A Sauropod Steps, Less Salmon More Stress For Grizzlies, Fatal Attraction For Praying Mantis.
Uncovering Buddha's Birthplace, plus Air-borne Chemicals Are Killing Arctic Gulls, Pine Beetles Smell Their Way Into Canada's Boreal Forests, and more - 2013/11/30
Uncovering Buddha's Birthplace, Arctic Gulls Ingest Chemical Cocktail, Beetles Find Jack-pine Fine, Salted Icicles Have Ripples, Sleep Sweeps The Brain, New North American Ancestors.
Peak Garbage, plus Mummified Meat, Underwater Tree Rings Record Sea Ice Decline, Shrinking Mammals, and more - 2013/11/23
MAVEN Breathes Martian Air, Meat Mummies, Arctic Sea Ice Loss Recorded in Algae, Global Warming Makes Mammals Shrink, Peak Garbage, Quirks Question Period - Earth's Core.
The Germ Code, plus The King of Gore dinosaur, Spikes of Ice on Europa, and more - 2013/11/16
King of Gore Before T-Rex, Climate Change and Migration over Generations, Europa's Dangerous Surface, Grizzly Bears Warm To Climate Change, The Germ Code.
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The Case For Climate Engineering, plus Big, Toothy Platypus, New Analysis of the Chelyabinsk Meteor, and more - 2013/11/09
The Chelyabinsk Meteor, Big Toothy Platypus, Reindeer Eyes Change Colour, A Case For Climate Engineering, Quirks Question Period: Horse's Mouth.
Chris Hadfield, plus The Cuckoo Finch Tries to Fool other Birds, How Do You Feel? , and more - 2013/11/02
Chris Hadfield: Down to Earth, Bee Extinction, Cuckoo Finch Tricks, How Do You Feel?
There's Gold in Them Thar Trees, plus The Law of Urination, Space-Tug Captures Drifting Space Junk, 200-day Non-stop Flight, and more - 2013/10/26
The Law Of Urination, Mighty Mouse Immune to Scorpion's Sting, Money Grows on Trees, Clearing Space with Electricity, Boreal Forest's Future on Fire, A 200-day Non-stop Flight.
The Cancer Chronicles, plus Fossilized Mosquito With Evidence of Last Victim, Bow and Arrows Emerge from Ice, and more - 2013/10/19
Fossilized Mosquito With Prehistoric Blood, Damp Weather Dampens Insect's Sex Life, Arrows From The Ice, Too Many Moose in Gros Morne, The Cancer Chronicles.
Chimps - Our Kindred Beings, plus Death By Sex For a Small Marsupial, A Big Step for a Robotic Leg, and more - 2013/10/12
Nobel Prize For Cellular Traffic, Male Marsupial Is Dying For Sex, End of The Arctic Refugia, Bionic Leg's First Steps, Kindred Beings.
Nobel Prize Bonus podacst - 2013/10/08
A replay of two book interviews related to this week's Nobel Prize for physics.
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Can You Catch OCD?, plus When Orangutans Plan A Trip, They Call Ahead, What if The Asteroid Missed Earth, and more - 2013/10/05
Can You Catch OCD From Strep?, Orangutans Announce Their Travel Plans, Solar - Smaller and Greener, Female Bug Masquerades As Male To Avoid, Unwanted Sex, Quirks Question Period: What If The Asteroid Never Hit?
Countdown - Too Many People on the Planet?, plus The IPCC Climate Report, Asian Carp in the Great Lakes, and more - 2013/09/28
You're Getting Warmer, Handful of Asian Carp Could Overwhelm Great Lakes, Cheetah's Savvy Hunting Strategy, Population Countdown.
The Soup That Killed The Reef, plus Making Yourself Invisible to Mosquitoes, The Rivers of The Sahara, Babies Indentify With Lemurs, and more - 2013/09/21
Overfishing Sharks Damages Coral Reefs, Human Babies Learn From Lemurs, Mosquito Invisibility Cloak, Neanderthals Used Sophisticated Tools, Cat Parasite Brainwashes Mice, Were Ancient Sahara Rivers Migration Routes?
Habitable Planet Hunter is Hobbled, plus Taking The Piss out of Urine Analysis, Train The Brain Game Gain, and more - 2013/09/14
Seniors Gain From Train-The-Brain Game, Mercenary Ants, The Encyclo-Pee-Dia of Urine, Happy Sea Otters Means Healthy Seagrass, Life After Kepler.
Voyager Tribute podcast - 2013/09/13
Archival tribute as Voyager 1 Spacecraft leaves the Solar System.
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Rack of Lab, the First In-Vitro Burger, plus Greenland's Grand Canyon, The Sun's Magnetic Polarity Flip, and more - 2013/09/07
Cultured Meat - Flesh or Fantasy, Greenland's Grand Canyon, First Use of Fertilizer For Farming, Solar Flip-Flop.
Krakatoa Anniversary - 2013/08/27
From the Quirks archives, a program about the Krakatoa eruption.
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The Quirks podcast will return in September. Have a great summer
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Quirks Podcast Extra Episode, Noisy Cuban Tree Frogs, Radiation en Route to Mars, Bob Goes To Sea, and more - 2013/06/29
Ancient Egyptians Made Jewellery From Meteorites, Radiation En Route to Mars, Cuban Tree Frogs Are The Loud New Neighbours, Bob Goes To Sea to See Some Ocean Research.
How To Build A Brain, plus The Next Big One is Any Day for the West Coast, Still Life With Cabbage, and more - 2013/06/22
Predicting The Next Big One, Cabbage Circadian Clock Keeps Ticking After Picking, Fish Swimming in Pharmaceutical Soup, Building A Brain.
Quirks & Quarks Question Road Show From Halifax
Ten science questions are answered in the annual Question Road Show before a live audience in Halifax
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