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  • Twins in Space

    Astronaut twin study could help trip to Mars: Bob's blog

    by Bob McDonald

    American astronaut Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko will spend a year aboard the International Space Station. Meanwhile, Kelly’s identical twin brother Mark will be monitored on the ground in the first twin study of its kind.

    Posted: Mar 27, 2015 10:31 AM
    Last Updated: Mar 27, 2015 4:40 PM
  • Canis Lupus

    This Week: How Humans and Their Dogs Defeated Neanderthals

    by Quirks & Quarks

    The author of a new book argues that by domesticating wolves, our early modern human ancestors could hunt more and larger prey, and thus out-compete the Neanderthals.

    Posted: Nov 25, 2014 4:26 PM
    Last Updated: Mar 31, 2015 2:43 PM
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    iTunes has chosen Quirks & Quarks as the Best Classic Podcast of 2014

    Posted: Dec 10, 2014 11:31 AM
    Last Updated: Mar 27, 2015 4:39 PM
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