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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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100 Million Years Of Food, plus, Sorting Out The Relationship Between Zika and Microcephaly, Tracking Some Dancing Dinosaurs, and more - 2016/02/06

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Fri, Feb 05, 2016


The Virus Outbreak - From Aedes to Zika, Dinosaurs Might Have Danced for Mates, Ancient Wildebeest Cousin With A Dinosaur Horn, Songbirds' Range Get Squeezed By Climate Change, 100 Million Years Of Food.

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The Planet Remade: Risks And Rewards of Geo-engineering Our Climate, plus Brain Imaging and PTSD, Polly Wants A Toolbox, and more - 2016/01/30

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Fri, Jan 29, 2016


The Last Giant Ocean Crocodile, Exploring The Brains of PTSD Sufferers, Parrot Tool Use Is A Grind, Eavesdropping on the Sounds of a Rainforest, The Planet Remade - Through Geo-engineering.

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Planet 9 From Outer Space, plus Overfishing Goes Deeper Than We Thought, Our Homes Are Crawling With Creatures, and more - 2016/01/23

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Fri, Jan 22, 2016


Planet 9 From Outer Space, The Dangers of Underestimating Overfishing, Our Homes Are Crawling With Insects and Arthropods, Listening For Arctic Whales, Super-duper Supernova, Lizards Warm-up For Sex.

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The Only Woman In The Room: Why Science Is Still A Boys' Club, plus Could Our Energy Future Lie In The Iron age, and more - 2016/01/16

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Fri, Jan 15, 2016


Alternative Energy Enters The Iron Age, Temperatures Make Toxins Tougher To Tolerate, Chameleons Quick To Stick Out Their Tongues, Giant Icebergs Make Antarctic Bloom, The Only Woman In The Room.

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3 Lessons in Scientific Field Work - From The Man With A Machine Gun, plus A Little Bit Of Toxin Helps The Cane Toad Go Down, and more - 2016/01/09

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Fri, Jan 08, 2016


Greenland Ice Sheet Slip Sliding Away, Lizards Learn Not To Eat Toxic Toads, Romans Plagued By Parasites, Dinosaurs Evolved In A Hurry, Lessons In The Serengeti - From A Man With A Machine Gun.

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Editing our DNA: Can The New Genetic Tool, Known As CRISPR, Make Better Humans?, plus The Great Lakes Are Warming Faster Than Oceans, and more - 2016/01/02

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Fri, Jan 01, 2016


CRISPR - The Genetic Engineering Revolution, Toxic Algae Causes Sea Lion Brain Damage, World's Lakes Are In Hot Water, Quirks & Quarks Question Period: The 1969 Lunar Landing Site.

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The Quirks & Quarks Holiday Question Show (encore) - 2015-12-26

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Fri, Dec 25, 2015


A repeat of a previous Quirks & Quarks Question Show.

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Our Annual Holiday Book Show, including 'The Real Planet Of The Apes', 'Dark Matter And The Dinosaurs' and '10 Billion Tomorrows' - 2015-12-19

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Fri, Dec 18, 2015


Ten Billion Tomorrows, Dark Matter And The Dinosaurs, The Real Planet of the Apes.

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The Climate Plateau; Have We Reached Peak Emissions?, plus Is The Banana Doomed? and more - 2015/12/12

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Fri, Dec 11, 2015


Carbon Dioxide Emissions Have Stalled, Canadians Uninformed and Ambivalent About Climate Change, As Sea Levels Rise, The Earth Slow Down, Yes - We May Soon Have No Bananas, Ceres Shows Some Bright Spots.

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Deep, Dark Life: A Thriving Ecosystem Far Underground, plus Why Cuttlefish Hold Their Breath, Anti-alzheimer's Gene May Have Led To The Rise of Grandparents, and more - 2015/12/05

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Fri, Dec 04, 2015


Complex Creatures Thrive Deep Underground, Alternative Pollinators Backup The Bees, Fungal Disease May Be Death Rattle For Snakes, Cuttlefish Hold Their Breath To Avoid Sharks, Evolution and Alzheimer's, Whales Slurp Their Way To Filter Feeding.

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Canada's Climate Challenge: A Discussion About Beyond Paris, plus Pigeon Pathologists: Researchers Teach Pigeons to Read Images and Diagnose Breast Cancer, and more - 2015/11/28

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Fri, Nov 27, 2015


Pigeon Pathologists Learn To Detect Cancer, How Humans Saved The Pumpkin From Extinction, Ancient Tropical Forest Found in Norwegian Arctic, The Climate Challenge - Beyond Paris.

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Spooky Action At A Distance, plus More Bad News About Neonics and Bees, Adelie Penguins Benefit From Climate Change, and more - 2015/11/21

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Fri, Nov 20, 2015


Pesticides Prevent Proper Pollination, A Mouthful of Date About Denisovans, Adelie Penguins May Thrive In Warmer Antarctic, Fish Use Polarized Light To Disappear, Spooky Action At A Distance.

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Soothing Your Baby With Song, plus Restoring Coral Reefs, A Hard Rain's a-Gonna Fall on a Rogue Planet, and more - 2015/11/14

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Fri, Nov 13, 2015


Oil Spill Treatment Slowed The Clean-up, Damselfish in Distress Call Their Enemies, Re-planting a Coral Reef, Humans Minded Their Beeswax 9,000 Years Ago, Rogue Planet Has Molten Iron Rain, Singing Calms Babies More Than Talking.

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Adventures in the Anthropocene, plus A Cosmic Cocktail: A Comet That Spews Alcohol, Making A Diamond In The Rough, and more - 2015/11/07

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Fri, Nov 06, 2015


Shaken, Not Stirred: Comet Lovejoy Spews Alcohol, A Ptoothy Pterosaur With Fangs, Antarctic Eden Threatened By Crabs, How To Make Diamonds In The Rough, Adventures in The Anthropocene.

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The Cod Came Back, plus Why Whale Poop Matters, Weight Training For Seniors Can Help Their Brain, Mammals Near Chernobyl Are Thriving, and more - 2015/10/31

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Fri, Oct 30, 2015


The Cod Came Back, Weight-lifting Is Good For The Ageing Brain, Wildlife Thrive Around Chernobyl - Without Humans, The Nutrient Cycle Is 'Pooped', Duck Shaped Comet Is Two-in-One, A Tractor Beam Made of Sound.

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Happy Birthday to Space-Time; Einstein's Theory Of General Relativity Turns 100, plus A Plant Dupes The Dung Beetle Into Burying Its Seeds, and more - 2015-10-24

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Fri, Oct 23, 2015


Howler Monkeys - Big Calls Mean Small Balls, Dung Beetle Fooled By a Plant's Fake Feces, Climate Change is shrinking Arctic Butterflies, 100th Anniversary of General Relativity - The Perfect Theory, Testing General Relativity - The Event Horizon Telescope

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Quirks & Quarks 40th Anniversary Special; Dramatic Changes in the Fields of Climate Change, HIV/AIDS, Planetary Exploration and more - 2015/10/17

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Fri, Oct 16, 2015


Five Canadian scientists look at dramatic changes in their fields of expertise over the past 40 years.

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The All-Party Election Science Panel, plus Canada's Latest Nobel Laureate - Physicist Dr. Art McDonald - 2015/10/10

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Fri, Oct 09, 2015


All-Party Election Science Debate, Canadian Neutrino Researcher Wins Nobel Prize in Physics.

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How To Make "The Martian" Come True, plus Prolonged Sitting Is Bad For Kids Too, and more - 2015-10-03

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Fri, Oct 02, 2015


Children Are Not Sitting Pretty, Mummies Got Bogged Down in Bronze Age Britain, NASA's Mission To Mars, How We'll Live On Mars, Terraforming Mars.

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What Animals Think And Feel, plus The Oilsands And the Athabasca River, Mosquitoes May Benefit in a Warmer Arctic, and more - 2015/09/26

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Fri, Sep 25, 2015


Climate Change Good For Mosquitoes, Bad For Caribou, The Oilsands and the Athabasca River's Fickle Flows, Water Worlds May Be Too Wet For Life, Mantis Shrimp Pull Their Punches, What Animals Think And Feel.

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Saving Endangered Species, plus The First Mass Extinction, Hunting for Mysterious Neutrinos, and more - 2015/09/19

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Fri, Sep 18, 2015


Endangered Fish Species Missing The Safety Net, The Extinction of the Ediacarans, Saving The Endangered Black-footed Ferret, Nuetrino Hunting - From SNO to Ice Cube.

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Quirks & Quarks' 40th Anniversary Season - Silent Spring in the Oceans, Math Anxiety, Pluto Unplugged, and more - 2015/09/12

podcasting@cbc.ca
Fri, Sep 11, 2015


Homo naledi - New Species of Human Relative, Children Catch Math Anxiety From Parents, Plastics - A New "Silent Spring", Ankylosaur's Tail Had A Wicked End, New Horizons To Pluto And Beyond.

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