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Wednesday - New Pope, Shanghai Dead Pigs, UNICEF Palestinians

Highlights Include: Part One: * New Pope. We have reaction to the election of Francis I from Italy and Argentina. * Thumper Biscuit. A scientist uses roller derby to explain how we pick up beneficial bacteria. Part Two: * Shanghai Dead Pigs. Thousands of dead pigs turn up in a water reservoir that serves China's biggest city. * Coyote Snitches....
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Highlights Include:

Part One:

* New Pope. We have reaction to the election of Francis I from Italy and Argentina.
* Thumper Biscuit. A scientist uses roller derby to explain how we pick up beneficial bacteria.

Part Two:

* Shanghai Dead Pigs. Thousands of dead pigs turn up in a water reservoir that serves China's biggest city.
* Coyote Snitches. Toronto wants you to rat out your neighbours if they're feeding wild coyotes.

Part Three:

* New Arctic Highway. A new road connecting Tuktoyuktuk to Inuvik would allow Canadians to drive to the Arctic Ocean.
* UNICEF Palestinians. A UNICEF report is highly critical of Israel's treatment of Palestinian children it arrests.

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