Quirks & Quarks

Quirks & Quarks for October 8, 2016

Sir Fraser Stoddart, one of the three Nobel prize winners in chemistry, diving diatoms, apes have 'theory of mind' and carnivorous plants tolerate gluten.

A Nobel prize winner in chemistry, theory of mind in apes, and diatoms save the ocean

Sir Fraser Stoddart is one of three scientists who won the 2016 Nobel Prize for chemistry for his work in molecular machines. (AP Photo/Teresa Crawford) (The Associated Press)
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