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Episode 8: Gwen

Gwen speaks about her relationship with Michael Lavoie and what she recalls from those crucial days in January 1998.

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Is sugar killing us?

How can a stressful commute impact a person's professional performance?

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Not loving Meryl Streep's speech

'Crippled Scholar' Kim Sauder says Meryl Streep was not speaking up for disabled people in her Golden Globe speech.

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The Trump dossier: fact, fiction and everything in between

Mother Jones Washington Bureau Chief David Corn interviewed the spy who investigated and wrote the so-called Trump dossier.

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Mindfulness Breathing

The author of the new book, "Breathe: The simple, revolutionary 14-day program to improve your mental and physical health" talks about the importance of breathing to meditation in this web-extra segment.

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Headspace Meditation App

Chief Medical Officer of Headspace, talks about the most popular mediation app out there.

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Mindfulness Science Assessment

Dr. Goyal assesses claims made by scientific papers regarding mindfulness.

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The Science and Potential of Meditation

A panel discussion about the potential effects on the brain of meditation.

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Mindfulness Brain Scan and Analysis

Bob's brain is scanned then the results are analyzed.

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Cosmic Blasts From a Galaxy Far, Far Away

The origin of at least one Fast Radio Burst has been identified.

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An Emotional Hangover Boosts Memory

Nuetral memories are better remembered if they follow an emotional experience.

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Slow Hatching Dino Eggs Helped Speed Up Their Extinction

The slow growth rate of dino embryos, may have contributed to their extinction.

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Slime Mold Can Teach and Learn Without a Brain

Brainless slime mold can learn to avoid salt, and pass the information to others.

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Unique Visual Processing Allows Hummingbirds to Hover

Hummingbird visual processing helps them with their unique hovering and darting flight style.

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Driverless Car, Meet Self Repairing Road

A Canadian scientist is working on a type of concrete that can heal itself.

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Top Science Stories of 2016

The top 5 stories of the year - the new gene-editing tool, CRISPR/Cas9, the possibility we're living inside a Matrix-like computer simulation, driverless cars, Zika virus, and #1 gravitational waves.

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The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars

The achievements of women astronomers at Harvard are chronicled in this new book.

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Fish Pee Helps Corals Grow

Recylcing of the nutrients phosphorous and nitrogen in fish urine helps corals grow and stay healthy.

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Beyond Earth - Our Path To A New Home In The Planets

The book Beyond Earth suggests that we should focus on colonizing Titan rather than Mars.

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The Earth In Human Hands: Shaping Our Planet's Future

The author suggests we may be better off accepting our planet altering role.

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Driverless: Intelligent Cars And The Road Ahead

We have the technology to make driverless cars, but there are risks that come with the benefits.

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All These Worlds Are Yours: The Scientific Search For Alien Life

The author suggests the five most plausible places that alien or microbial life could be found outside the Earth.

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US Lab Weed Is Weak and It's a Research Problem

The THC level in lab weed is nowhere near as high as what is really being smoked.

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The Pot Breathalyzer is Just Down the Road

A Vancouver company and U of Florida are working on a breathalyzer than can identify the molecular pattern of THC.

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How to Convince a Climate Change Sceptic

To convince a person with conservative political views that climate change is real, change the way you deliver the message.

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Fake News And Your Brain

A neurological look at the phenomenon of fake news.

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Calcite May Make Solar Geoengineering Less Risky

controversial solar geoengineering has been made less risky by dispersing calcite particles into the stratosphere.

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Canadian Creates Nanotech to Make Head Transplants Less Risky

A new nanotechnology tool could help fuse the spinal cords of a head to its new body.

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Drug resistant "superbug" gene found on pig farm

Scientists worry that this resistant bacteria could eventually make its way into the food chain.

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Check out this 99-million year old dino feather

A 99 million year old dinosaur feather has turned up in amber in a market in Myanmar

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VR Helps Reduce Phantom Limb Pain

A novel therapy for treating phantom limb pain includes the use of technology like virtual reality.

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Bay of Bengal is home to newest 'dead zone'

A new found dead zone in the Bay of Bengal still contains puzzling trace amounts of oxygen.

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Thunderstorms rain mercury pollution

Because thunderstorms originate higher up than other storms, they bring more atmospheric pollutants like mercury to the ground.

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Chernobyl's New Confinement Structure a Feat of Engineering - 2016/12/03

Further radioactive material will be prevented from leaking into the environment at Chernobyl for 100 years.

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Eelegant Strategy Used to Design New Flu Vaccine - 2016/12/03

A safe and effective one-shot flu vaccine is being developed.

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Religious Fervour Changes Your Brain - 2016/12/03

Brain circuits similar to those activated by exercise or gambling are associated with deep religious belief.

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NASA Looks For A Better Way To Poop In Space - 2016/12/03

NASA has offered a challenge for someone to invent a better way to poop in a space suit.

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Migrating sparrows are poor navigators - 2016/12/03

Sparrows can navigate north-south when they migrate, but not east west when they get displaced.

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Inside a Fentanyl High, Withdrawl and Overdose - 2016/11/26

Fentanyl addiction affects people from all walks of life, two people tell their story.

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Mercury's Giant Valley Dwarfs The Grand Canyon - 2016/11/26

A giant valley recently found on Mercury was formed as the planet cools, and contracts, or shrinks.

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Westworld's Artificial Intelligence: Separating Fact From Fiction - 2016/11/26

The series, Westworld, revolves around a futuristic theme park -- populated by artificially intelligent human-like robots.

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AI Helps The Brain Overcome Fear - 2016/11/26

Fear memories in the brain can be decoded using AI then replaced with positive memories.

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Deep Earth Minerals Hold an Ocean of Water - 2016/11/26

The mineral brucite stores water deeper in the Earth than previously thought.

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Mike pleasure

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Chris temptation

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Chris Eating

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Scientists To PM: Limited, Biased Science Threatens Canadians - 2016/11/19

Young scientists urge Trudeau to put more science in environmental assessments.

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Catastrophic Disease Changed Aboriginal Genome - 2016/11/19

The devastating effect of European colonization on the North American native population is recorded in their genes.

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This Author Tried to Learn to Sniff Like a Dog - 2016/11/19

In her new book, "Being a Dog," Dr. Alexandra Horowitz explores what make dogs such great smellers, then ties it herself.

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Part Of Your Ear Is Millions Of Years Old - 2016/11/19

One of the two ways sensory signals about how we balance is an evolutionary remnant from 300 million years ago.

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Billion Year Old Carbon Mystery Solved - 2016/11/19

A theory suggests a collision with a planet like Mercury brought life-giving carbon to Earth.

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What Will A Trump Presidency Mean For Science? 2016/11/12 - Pt. 1

Trump's future with respect to climate change and the Paris agreement are discussed.

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How Ebola Became More Contagious In Humans - 2016/11/12 - Pt. 2

Research into the ebola virus finds how it mutated and became better at infecting humans.

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Talking To Aliens - 2016/11/12 - Pt. 3

If aliens came to visit, how would we communicate with them.

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Chicken Bones Reveal A Rich Cultural History - 2016/11/12 - Pt. 4

Chicken bones fill in the story of the history of the bird's history, plus a book about how we can to eat chicken all over the world.

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Birds With Small Brains More Likely To Be Shot By Hunters - 2016/11/12 - Pt. 5

Taxidermist study finds birds with smaller brains are more commonly shot.

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A Game-changing Blood Test For Concussion Diagnosis - 2016/11/12 - Pt. 6

Matabolite patterns in blood can be an indication of concussion.

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The Paris Climate Agreement And Canada - 2016/11/05 - Pt. 1

A panel discussion about the Paris Climate Agreement and Canada's commitment.

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The Key To Orgasm Is In The Rhythm - 2016/11/05 - Pt. 2

An orgasm from teeth brushing was the clue to unlocking the understanding of climax.

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Spinach Plants Could Detect Landmines - 2016/11/05 - Pt. 3

Spinach plants are re-engineered with carbon nano-tubes in order to detect chemical compounds in the soil.

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Your Brain On Placebos - 2016/11/05 - Pt. 4

Scientists identify how placebos work in the brain.

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Sharks Recycle Toxic Ammonia To Keep Their Skin Moist - 2016/11/05 - Pt. 5

Dogfish sharks use toxic ammonia in the ocean to extract nitrogen and retain water for moist skin.

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Shattering The Myth Of Patient Zero and H.I.V. - 2016/10/29 - Pt. 1

The myth of the man blamed for the spread of the Aids virus is debunked.

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A Bionic Hand Might Finally Be Here - 2016/10/29 - Pt. 2

Tapping into the neural network can restore amputees sense of touch.

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The First Fossilized Dinosaur Brain Tissue Identified - 2016/10/29 - Pt. 3

The soft tissue of a dinosaur brain has been identified in a fossilized state for the first time.

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The Slippery Slope From Tiny Fibs To Big, Fat Lies - 2016/10/29 - Pt. 4

It is easy to go from tiny fibs to big lies.

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Enticing Wolverines With A High-tech Skunk Scent - 2016/10/29 - Pt. 5

Studying shy wolverines is easier thanks to a high-tech skunk scent.

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Read The Fine Print Without Glasses - 2016/10/22 - Pt. 1

By tiring out one channel of information from the eye to the brain, the other channel can improve on fine detail information, like print.

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Comet Outbursts Likely Due To Avalanches - 2016/10/22 - Pt. 2

Bright outbursts of light from comets are likely caused by avalanches.

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Sperm Whales Move Into A New Neighbourhood - 2016/10/22 - Pt. 3

The Galapagos Island's population of sperm whales has completely turned over in recent years.

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Mice Can Feel Each Others Pain - 2016/10/22 - Pt. 4

Mice can transfer pain from one to another by way of scent.

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Fishy Robots - 2016/10/22 - Pt. 5

Robotic zebra fish could help scientists study human neurological conditions more efficiently,

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The Top 5 Things You Need To Survive On Mars - 2016/10/22 - Pt. 6

A survival guide to surviving once you get to Mars.

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Cosmic Rays May Cause Space Brain On Trips To Mars - 2016/10/15 - Pt. 1

Cosmic rays may have a negative impact on travel to Mars.

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Clam Consumption Resulted in Thicker B.C. Trees - 2016/10/15 - Pt. 2

Clam shells discarded over 6,000 years have helped BC trees grow healthier.

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Comet Strike Could Have Caused Warming - 2016/10/15 - Pt. 3

The PETM 55 million years ago may have been the result of a meteorite impact.

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Berries Make Yellow-shafted Flickers Turn Red - 2016/10/15 - Pt. 4

Yellow-shafted flickers acquire red feathers from eating honeysuckle berries.

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Venomous: How Earth's Deadliest Creatures Mastered Biochemistry - 2016/10/15 - Pt. 5

A new book 'Venomous' explores the planets deadliest venoms may make useful pharmaceuticals one day.

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Nobel Prize in Chemistry For Molecular Machines - 2016/10/08 - Pt. 1

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry is awarded for nanotechnology molecular machines.

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Apes' Theory Of Mind - 2016/10/08 - Pt. 2

Experiments show that apes likely have 'theory of mind'.

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Algae Make Themselves Sink To Find Nutrients - 2016/10/08 - Pt. 3

Diatoms, a form of algae, alter their buoyancy so they can sink in search of nutrients.

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Zebra Finches Chirp Weather Report To Unhatched Chicks - 2016/10/08 - Pt. 4

Zebra Finch Parents prepare their offspring for extreme weather by chirping information to the egg.

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A Bug-eating Plant Digests Gluten Better Than We Do - 2016/10/08 - Pt. 5

A carnivorous plant has the capacity to digest gluten better than humans do.

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The Origins Of A Good Beer - 2016/10/01 - Pt. 1

Strains of yeast in many beers today date back 500 years.

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Powerful Microbe Fights A Crop Fungus - 2016/10/01 - Pt. 2

One bacteria has an unusual way of protecting its host from fungus.

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Marsquakes Key To Finding Life 'In' The Red Planet - 2016/10/01 - Pt. 3

Life-supporting hydrogen gas produced by Earthquakes, may also be present on Mars.

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Distantly Related Trees Have Same Cold Weather Plan - 2016/10/01 - Pt. 4

Lodgepole pine and interior spruce trees express the exact same genes to deal with the cold, despite having separate evolutions.

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It's A Microbial World And We're Just Living In It - 2016/10/01 - Pt. 5

Ed Yong's new book is a bout living in and among the microbes all around us.

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Quantum Teleportation Takes A Giant Leap - 2016/09/24 - Pt. 1

Encrypted quantum information is teleported 6 kilometres in a completely secure method.

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An Ancient, Charred Dead Sea Scroll is Virtually Unwrapped - 2016/09/24 - Pt. 2- Pt. 2

A new way of looking at ancient scrolls is found.

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Nature's Drug Delivery Service - 2016/09/24 - Pt. 3

Bacteria is used to deliver chemotherapy drugs to tumours.

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The Secrets of Otzi The Iceman's Wardrobe - 2016/09/24 - Pt. 4

Clues to what Otzi the Iceman was wearing are explored.

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Trees Talk To Each Other Using A Fungal Network - 2016/09/24 - Pt. 5

Trees communicate with each other through an underground fungal network.

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Franklin's Long Lost Ship HMS Terror Is Found - 2016/09/17 - Pt. 1

Franklin's ship HMS Terror found in Terror Bay Nunavut.

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OSIRIS-REx's Rendezvous With An Asteroid - 2016/09/17 - Pt. 2

NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft will rendezvous with an asteroid.

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How Lucy Died - 2016/09/17 - Pt. 3

Famous human relative - Lucy - may have died from a fall from a tree.

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Ice Free Corridor Theory Dis-proven - 2016/09/17 - Pt. 4

The ice-free corridor theory for travel from Siberia to North America 15,000 years ago has been dis-proven.

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Purple Algae Darkening And Melting Greenland Ice - 2016/09/17 - Pt. 5

Algae is causing Greenland's ice to darken and melt.

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No New Particle Found - 2016/09/17 - Pt. 6

The LHC did not find an anticipated new particle this Summer.

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Saskatchewan Lentils May Combat Arsenic Poisoning - 2016/09/10 - Pt. 1

Lentils from Saskatchewan help delete the body of arsenic that is poisoning many in Bangladesh.

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Giant Sitka Spruce May Be Genetically Different From Top To Bottom - 2016/09/10 - Pt. 2

Individual old growth sitka spruce may be different genetically at the top from the bottom as a way of dealing with climate change.

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The Marshall Islands Mix Beauty With Scientific Research - 2016/09/10 - Pt. 3

The numerous atolls and reefs make the Marshall Islands an import place to study the health of coral close to the equator.

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Forest Recovery, After The Fire - 2016/09/10 - Pt. 4

Understanding how forests recover after fires is becoming more important as fires themselves increase.

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