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Quirks & Quarks
Quirks & Quarks is an award-winning radio science program from the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. The program presents the people behind the latest discoveries in the physical and natural sciences and also examines the political, social, environmental and ethical implications of new developments in science and technology.
Thursday, October 16, 2014 9:00pmCould The Pill Be Killing Fish?, plus African Grazers Encounter A Thorny Problem, Citizen Sailors Can be Oceanographers, and more - 2014/10/18The Birth Control Pill is Harming Fish, Thornless Plants Defend By Teeth and Claws, Material is Bloody Slippery, Genetics Homes In On Autism, Crowd-sourcing Science on the High Seas, Quirks Question of The Week - Counting Stars.
Thursday, October 9, 2014 9:00pmSeeing What Can't Be Seen, Birds Use a Colour Chart to Camouflage Their Nests, Oilpatch Ozone Pollution, and more - 2014/10/11Nobel For Seeing The Invisible, Birds Colour Match Their Nests, Cheetahs are Walking Not Running To Extinction, Oilpatch Ozone Pollution, Physics Breakthrough Break Down.
Thursday, October 2, 2014 9:00pmThe Birds, And The Bees - And The Pesticides, plus Ape See-Ape Do: Chimps Develop and Share a Novel Tool, Plastic Pollution in The St. Lawrence, and more - 2014/10/04The Birds, and The Bees - and the Pesticides, Chimps Share Thirst For Knowledge, Plastic Pollution Plagues The St. Lawrence, Big Ash Volcano, Leatherback Turtle's Third Eye.
Thursday, September 25, 2014 9:00pmAre We Failing The Climate Challenge? , plus How Light From Campfires May Have Fueled Early Human Culture, How The Asteroid Impact that Killed The Dinosaurs May Be Responsible for our Fall Colours, and more - 2014/09/27Failing The Climate Challenge?, An Eye In The Sky On CO2, Infant Cries Have Universal Appeal, Firelight Stores Original Social Media, Meteorite That Killed Dinosaurs Remade Forests.
Thursday, September 18, 2014 9:00pmEbola - The Worst Case Scenario?, plus Just How Satisfying is Curiosity on Mars, Coral Trout and Moray Eel Fish Together, and more - 2014/09/20Ebola - The Worst Case Scenario?, Fish Recruit Eels To Help Find Food, European Explorers Brought Invasive Species, First Animals To Flex Their Muscles, Curiosity on Mars.