Quirks and Quarks Complete Show from CBC Radio

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CBC Radio's Quirks and Quarks covers the quirks of the expanding universe to the quarks within a single atom... and everything in between.

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54:15 | Oct 5th, 2018

Canada's latest Nobel winner is a 'laser jock' who loves the lab; Researchers are reading doctors' brains to see how good they are at surgery; 'Smelling' for shark DNA to see if it's safe to go back i...Show More
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I work in the field of professional credentialing. The second item about non invasive scanning to determine what part of the brain is being...Show More

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54:12 | Jul 20th, 2018

A bread recipe from 14,000 years ago: wild oats, barley, wheat and roots. Your car might be trying to kill you by lulling you with sleep-inducing vibrations. The science behind 'Ant-man' - Did they ...Show More
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Conventional wisdom has it that the human dependence on grains for most of our calories came after agriculture started, perhaps 12k years ag...Show More

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54:10 | Apr 3rd

How we test for the COVID-19 virus — and how can we do it faster? COVID-19 could be treated with blood plasma from those who’ve recovered. We need vaccines for the coronavirus — here’s how we’ll make ...Show More

54:10 | Mar 27th

Scientists are mobilizing from the ground up and the top down in our war against COVID-19. Can we control the pandemic and move from 'flattening the curve' to 'riding the wave'. Salads in space: NASA ...Show More

54:26 | Mar 6th

‘It’s like you have a hand again’ — A major breakthrough in robotic limb technology; Is damming the entire North Sea a realistic way to defend against sea level rise?; Your dog’s cold wet nose may hel...Show More
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