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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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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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Close-up On A comet, plus Why Rover Rolls Over, How Early Humans Got A Grip on Tools, and more - 2015/01/24

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Fri, Jan 23, 2015


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.

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When Life Crawled Out of The Sea, plus How Bar-Headed Geese Get Over The Himalayas, How Talking Led To Tools For Our Early Human Ancestors, and more - 2015/01/17

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Fri, Jan 16, 2015


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.

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Poker Has Folded, plus A New Antibiotic Discovery, New Earth-Like Planets, and more - 2015/01/10

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Fri, Jan 09, 2015


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.

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The World's Biggest Space Telescope, plus Dinosaurs May Have Been Kocked Out by a 1-2 Punch, Squirrels Put Questions About Hibernation To Rest, and more - 2015/01/03

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Fri, Jan 02, 2015


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.

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The Quirks Holiday Book Show; Math, Volcanoes and Stuff - 2014/12/20

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Fri, Dec 19, 2014


Things To Make And Do In The Fourth Dimension, Island On Fire, Stuff Matters.

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Why Great Apes Like Great Grapes, plus The Oldest Evidence Of Human Cancer, Why Polar Bears Have A Foot Fetish, and more - 2014/12/13

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Fri, Dec 12, 2014


Alcohol May Have Been A Key To Our Descent From The Trees, 4,500 Year Old Cancer In Human Fossils, Oldest Horned Dinosaur in North America, Polar Bear's Foot Fetish, Electric Eels Tase Their Prey, The Avian Tree Of Life.

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Should We Welcome The Invaders?, plus The Demise of The Mastodon, The Rise of Prehistoric Human Culture, The Insatiable Appetite of Urban Ants, and more - 2014/12/06

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Fri, Dec 05, 2014


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.

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Failing Grades On Endangered Species, plus The Future Looks Bleak For Canada's Polar Bears, Killing Wolves To Save The Caribou Is Only a Band-Aid Solution, and more - 2014/11/29

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Fri, Nov 28, 2014


Failing Grades On Failing Species, Can A Wolf Cull Save Alberta Caribou?, Polar Bears On Thin Ice, French Kissing Exchanges Passion and Bacteria, What Hit Sudbury?, Faces Try To Be Recognized.

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Forgotten But Not Gone, plus What Is Turning Ontario's Lakes Into Jelly?, What Is Killing Sea Stars Off BC's Coast? and more - 2014/11/22

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Fri, Nov 21, 2014


Lakes Turning To Jelly, The Brain Remembers Forgotten Language, Sea Star Virus Identified, Genetically Modified Chestnuts, Butterfly's Eyespots Are Targets, The Dodo Was No Dodo.

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Taming The Kitty-Cat, plus Human Singing Is For The Birds, Rogue Stars Fill The Cosmos, and more - 2014/11/15

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Fri, Nov 14, 2014
0:00 GMT,


The Taming of the Cat, Ant Queen Wins Sperm Battle, Duck-billed Dinosaur Was A Distance Runner, The Darkness Is Full Of Stars, Birds & Music, Bats Jam Others' Echolocation.

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Harpooning A Comet, plus How The Chicken Got So Big, The Three Pigs Go Swimming With The Fishes, and more - 2014/11/08

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Fri, Nov 07, 2014


Rosetta's Long Trip, These Crime Solvers Are Real Pigs, Ancient Fish Created Copulation, Chicken Big, Big Science: Thirty Metre Telescopes.

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Passenger Pigeons Gone, But Giant Tortoises Come Back, plus How The Earth's Magnetic Field Flips, and more - 2014/11/01

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Fri, Oct 31, 2014


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.

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Putting A Face on a Mystery Dinosaur, plus Chris Hadfield - Photographer To The Stars, Oil Rigs Attract Fish, and more - 2014/10/25

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Fri, Oct 24, 2014


Mystery Dinosaur Gets A-Head, Maple Migration Moderated, Oil Rigs Attract Fish, Chris Hadfield: You Are Here, Quirks Question Period - Space Magnets.

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