Quirks and Quarks
The End Of Memory, plus Close Encounters of The Stellar...02/27/15
Close Encounter With A Star, A Whale of A Bite, Carbon Captures Tiny Bubbles, Ancient Wheat DNA in Britain, The End Of Memory.
What Does the Future Hold? A Listener Prediction Special
In this repeat of a special edition of Quirks & Quarks, we invited our listeners to predict the future, from self-driving cars to 3D printing to artificial intelligence.
Future Arctic - Notes From A World On The Edge, plus Oceans of Plastic,...
Drowning in Plastic, Dinosaurs May Have Taken LSD, The Earliest Record of Human Twins, Fish Go Very Low, Future Arctic.
Ice fishing Under The Antarctic, plus Finding Gold In Sewage -...
Fish Under Antarctic Ice, First Peoples Used Spear Throwers, That's Gold In That There Poo, Maximum Pterosaur, Spider Spins Electrically Charged Silk, Meteorite From The Martian Surface.
Old Rocks Roll 'Round A Sun, plus The Oldest Snake Fossils, A Snail...
Oldest Known Snake Fossils, Ancient Planets, Insect Sexual Cannibalism - Dinner Dates Become Dinner, Why Geckos Don't Stick, Cone Snails Use Insulin As A Weapon, Shrinking Coyotes.
Close-up On A comet, plus Why Rover Rolls Over, How Early Humans Got A...
Rosetta Takes A Close-up Of A Comet, Getting A Grip on Early Tool Use, Why Rover Rolls Over, Pulsar Pair Bends Space-time, Flies Get A-head of Ants, Killer Whales Kill Humpbacks.
When Life Crawled Out of The Sea, plus How Bar-Headed Geese Get Over...
CSI Ebola: Tracking The Outbreak's Origin, Ancient Scorpions Were A Step Ahead, Spinning Stars Slow Down With Age, Speaking of Tools, The Roller Coaster Flight Of The Bar-headed Goose, Pitcher Plants Turn Their Trap On and Off.
Poker Has Folded, plus A New Antibiotic Discovery, New Earth-Like...
Poker Computer Takes the Pot, Invasive Fire Ants Help Invasive Plants, Pulling A New Antibiotic Out Of The Dirt, Focusing on Earth-Like Planets, Unique Frog Gives Birth To Live Tadpoles, How White-Nose Syndrome Kills Bats.
The World's Biggest Space Telescope, plus Dinosaurs May Have Been...
Squirrels Bulk Up During Hibernation, Dinosaur Demise and The Deccan Traps, Building Titan's Dunes, Birds Conform To Local Traditions, World's Biggest Space Telescope.
Should We Welcome The Invaders?, plus The Demise of The Mastodon, The...
Prehistoric Human Ancestors Made Engravings On Shells, Mastodons Made an Early Exit From The North, Ants Perform Street Cleaner Role On Broadway, Elephants Predict Rain From 300 Kilometres Away, Why Invasive Species Aren't All Bad.
Harpooning A Comet, plus How The Chicken Got So Big, The Three Pigs Go...
Rosetta's Long Trip, These Crime Solvers Are Real Pigs, Ancient Fish Created Copulation, Chicken Big, Big Science: Thirty Metre Telescopes.
Passenger Pigeons Gone, But Giant Tortoises Come Back, plus How The...
Slow And Steady Tortoise de-Extinction, Andean Pioneers Were Up Early, The Fast Flip of The Earth's Magnetic Field, Return of a Virus, A Message From Martha.
Putting A Face on a Mystery Dinosaur, plus Chris Hadfield -...
Mystery Dinosaur Gets A-Head, Maple Migration Moderated, Oil Rigs Attract Fish, Chris Hadfield: You Are Here, Quirks Question Period - Space Magnets.
Could The Pill Be Killing Fish?, plus African Grazers Encounter A...
The Birth Control Pill is Harming Fish, Thornless Plants Defend By Teeth and Claws, Material is Bloody Slippery, Genetics Homes In On Autism, Crowd-sourcing Science on the High Seas, Quirks Question of The Week - Counting Stars.
Seeing What Can't Be Seen, Birds Use a Colour Chart to Camouflage Their...
Nobel For Seeing The Invisible, Birds Colour Match Their Nests, Cheetahs are Walking Not Running To Extinction, Oilpatch Ozone Pollution, Physics Breakthrough Break Down.
The Birds, And The Bees - And The Pesticides, plus Ape See-Ape Do:...
The Birds, and The Bees - and the Pesticides, Chimps Share Thirst For Knowledge, Plastic Pollution Plagues The St. Lawrence, Big Ash Volcano, Leatherback Turtle's Third Eye.
Are We Failing The Climate Challenge? , plus How Light From Campfires...
Failing The Climate Challenge?, An Eye In The Sky On CO2, Infant Cries Have Universal Appeal, Firelight Stores Original Social Media, Meteorite That Killed Dinosaurs Remade Forests.
Ebola - The Worst Case Scenario?, plus Just How Satisfying is Curiosity...
Ebola - The Worst Case Scenario?, Fish Recruit Eels To Help Find Food, European Explorers Brought Invasive Species, First Animals To Flex Their Muscles, Curiosity on Mars.
ITER: Too Big To Fail, plus The Franklin Expedition - Long-lost and...
Finding Franklin's Ship, Searching for Spinosaurus, Origami Robot Folds Itself, Mystery of the Maritimes Walrus, The Next Big Thing - Fusion Power and ITER.
Ebola: Genome of a Killer, plus A Lake Under Antarctic Ice, A Terror of...
Genome of a Killer, Life Under Antarctic Ice, Tyrannosaurs Roamed In Packs, Moose Saliva Reduces Toxins, Elephants Slaughtered For Their Tusks.
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