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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54:11 | Jan 17th

Ancient chewing gum reveals reveals identity of chewer and what she ate; Scientists create a robot made entirely of living cells; Wolf, fetch! How scientists discovered a ‘domesticated’ trait in wolve...Show More

54:11 | Jan 10th

‘A billion animals gone’ — understanding the effects of Australia’s fires on wildlife and people; Pass the popcorn - scientists are playing 3D movies to cuttlefish; The cost of coal - pollution takes ...Show More

54:11 | Dec 6th, 2019

Our brains could be collateral damage in our body’s fight against infection; NASA's mission to touch the sun reveals 'rogue waves' and flipping magnetic fields; Songbirds are shrinking and climate cha...Show More
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