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CBC Radio: Quirks and Quarks Complete Show Podcast by Bob McDonald

CBC Radio: Quirks and Quarks Complete Show Podcast

by Bob McDonald

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One of the best science podcasts available is Quirks and Quarks from CBC Radio. Host Bob McDonald speaks with scientists around the globe about the latest in science, technology, medicine and the environment. They feature two podcast feeds: one of the complete hour-long show and one that breaks the show up into its three or four topical segments. Subscribe to this podcast from CBC Radio.


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CBC Radio's Science Program. Join host Bob McDonald each week to find out the latest in science, technology, medicine and the environment. Covering the quirks of the expanding universe to the quarks within a single atom...and everything in between.


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We're on Summer Hiatus - No new Podcasts until September

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Tue, Jun 30, 2015


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The First Footsteps, plus Pluto Fly-by; The New Horizon Spacecraft Gets A Close Look at the Dwarf Planet, Putting Faces to the Franklin Expedition, and more - 2015-06-27

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Fri, Jun 26, 2015


First Footprints in Canada, The Destructive Pine Beetle Poses a New Threat, How The Turtle Got Its Shell, New Horizon Reaches Pluto, Reconstructing The Faces of the Franklin Expedition, Hallucigenia A-Head of The Game, Planet With a Comet's Tail.

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The Politics of a Pachyderm Posse, plus, Urine For A Good Story About Bats, and more - 2015/06/20

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Fri, Jun 19, 2015


How The Camel Got Its Hump, Why Chimps Are Handymen and Bonobos Aren't, Solving The Mystery Of Ross's Gulls, Male Bats Pee In A Pad, Elephant Don - The Politics of a Pachyderm Posse.

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Chimps Take Cooking Lessons, plus, Blood Cells Found in a Dinosaur Fossil In Alberta, and more - 2015/06/13

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Fri, Jun 12, 2015


Master Chef - Chimpanzee Edition, Dinosaur Fossils Preserve Blood Cells, Spectacular New Horned Dinosaur, Male Spider Purrs For Sex, Sport Fishing Makes Fish Harder To Catch, Question Period - Are Big Brains Smarter?

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The Annual Quirks & Quarks Question Road Show - 2015/06/06

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Fri, Jun 05, 2015


The Annual Question Road Show from The Perimeter Institute in Waterloo, Ontario.

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Robots That Just Won't Quit, plus Evidence of The World's Oldest Murder, and more - 2015/05/30

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Fri, May 29, 2015


CSI Paleo: Murder Most Ancient, Robots That Can't Be Stopped, Rare Rattlesnake Needs Forest Fires To Survive, 425 Million Year Old Parasite Found With Its Host, Antarctic Ice Is Slipping Away, Question: The View From The Sun.

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Cloning A Mammoth, plus The First Warm-blooded Fish, Diamonds Are a Plant's Best Friend, The World's Oldest Stone Tools, and more - 2015/05/23

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Fri, May 22, 2015


Oldest Stone Tools Pre-date Humanity, Babies Prefer The Sound Of Other Babies, First Warm-blooded Fish, African Plant Signals Location of Diamonds, How To Clone A Mammoth.

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Dinosaur Cannibals, plus, Killing Them With Kindness: Are Bird Feeders Responsible For The Decline of Native Species?, and more - 2015/05/16

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Fri, May 15, 2015


Tyrannosaur Cannibals, Backyard Bird Feeders Harm the Natives, Caribou Face Extinction Due To Development, Ant Uses Spring-loaded Jaw To Jump From Danger, Measles is More Dangerous.

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How Bombardier Beetles Blast Toxins From Their Butts, plus, Why Scientists Are Blowing Up Batteries, and more - 2015/05/09

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Fri, May 08, 2015


MESSENGER Mission and Mercury's Magnetism, Bombardier Beetle Blasts Toxic Spray From Its Butt, Tetrapod Fossils Fill In The Blank, How Mercury is Getting Into Arctic Caribou, Stretchy Nerves Help Baleen Whales Open Wide, Blowing Up Batteries - For Science

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A Tiny Bird, An Ancient Crab, And An Epic Journey, plus, A New Fossil Shows The First Dinosaur With Bat-like Wings, and more - 2015/05/02

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Fri, May 01, 2015


A Bat-winged Dinosaur, The Secret To Walking - Or Running - On Water, Record Migration Sheds New Light on Gray Whale Populations, Jupiter Attacks, The Narrow Edge.

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A Black hole in Physics, plus Female Chimpanzees Put Males To Shame When It Comes To Tool Use, and more - 2015/04/25

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Fri, Apr 24, 2015


Bees Get a Buzz From Pesticides, Female Chimps Hunt With Tools, Blueprint For a Woolly Mammoth, Yellowstone Supervolcano's Mass of Magma, Black Holes - From Hate To Love.

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Breast Milk - Mother's Little Mind Control, plus On The Crest of a Physics Breakthrough: The Search For Gravitational Waves, and more - 2015/04/18

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Fri, Apr 17, 2015


Mother's Milk And Mind Control, Little Frog Runs Toward Danger, Gigantic Marine Lizards Had Live Births, Fighting Bat Fungus With Bacteria, Big Science - Advanced LIGO - Listening For Gravity.

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Tambora - The Eruption That Changed The World, plus Disappearing Glaciers, The Romeo and Juliet of Dinosaur Fossils, and more - 2015/04/11

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Fri, Apr 10, 2015


Disappearing Glaciers, The Romeo and Juliet of Dinosaur Fossils, Comet Dust Makes Mercury a Dark Planet, Exoskeleton Puts A Spring In Your Step, Tambora - The Eruption That Changed The World, Question Period - A Living Dinosaur.

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How Humans And Their Dogs Defeated Neanderthals, plus The Tiny Warbler Makes a Marathon Migration - 2015/04/04

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Thu, Apr 02, 2015


Tiny Warbler Makes a Marathon Migration, Surprise Leads to Learning in Babies, How Bats Avoid a Mid-Air Collision, New SETI Strategy: Looking For Lasers, How Dogs Helped Humans Drive Neanderthals to Extinction.

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Giant Creatures From The Past, plus Defeating A Debilitating Infection, Nitrogen on Mars, and more - 2015/03/28

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Fri, Mar 27, 2015


Super-Sized Salamander Was Top Predator, Prehistoric Crocodile Was A 'Carolina Butcher', Scientists Make Cancer Cells Benign, Nitrogen on Mars, Eradicating Guinea Worm, Question Period - Asteroids And The Moon.

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The Slaughter Of The Whales, plus Arctic Gulls Suffer Mercury Poisoning, Neandertals Show Off Their Jewellery, and more - 2015/03/21

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Fri, Mar 20, 2015


3 Million Whales Killed in the 20th Century, Arctic Ponds - Shrinking and Disappearing, Neandertals Wore Jewellery 130,000 year ago, A Fish That Eats On Land, Our Corrugated Galaxy, Arctic Ivory Gulls Poisoned by Mercury.

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The Future Of Rockets, plus Canadian Scientists Implant False Criminal Memories In Research Subjects, and more - 2015/03/14

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Fri, Mar 13, 2015


Creating Criminal Memories, Pulverizing Planets, Lobster-like Sea Creature Was A Giant, Plants Can Tell Who Is Bugging Them, The Next Big Thing - Rockets To The Moon.

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Most Wanted Particle, plus A Fickle Flower Only Puts Out For The Perfect Pollinator, The Oldest Human Species, and more - 2015/03/07

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Fri, Mar 06, 2015


Oldest Human Species Discovered, Menopause Helps Killer Whale Offspring, Plants Pick Their Pollinators, Spanish Conquistadors Brought Air Pollution, Most Wanted Particle.

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The End Of Memory, plus Close Encounters of The Stellar Kind, A Whale of A Bite, and more - 2015/02/28

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Fri, Feb 27, 2015


Close Encounter With A Star, A Whale of A Bite, Carbon Captures Tiny Bubbles, Ancient Wheat DNA in Britain, The End Of Memory.

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What Does the Future Hold? A Listener Prediction Special

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Thu, Feb 19, 2015


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.

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Future Arctic - Notes From A World On The Edge, plus Oceans of Plastic, Dinosaurs May Have Taken LSD, and more - 2015/02/14

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Fri, Feb 13, 2015


Drowning in Plastic, Dinosaurs May Have Taken LSD, The Earliest Record of Human Twins, Fish Go Very Low, Future Arctic.

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Ice fishing Under The Antarctic, plus Finding Gold In Sewage - Literally, Finding A Meteor From Mars, and more - 2015/02/07

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Fri, Feb 06, 2015


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.

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Old Rocks Roll 'Round A Sun, plus The Oldest Snake Fossils, A Snail That Kills With Insulin, and more - 2015/01/31

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Fri, Jan 30, 2015


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.

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