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December 1, 2015

Toads vs. Fungi

Scientists demonstrate that it’s possible to locally vanquish a fungal disease that’s been wiping out frogs, toads and salamanders around the world.

November 30, 2015

Cell Phones & Income

Mobile phone data can help create maps of wealth and poverty.

November 27, 2015

Invisible Fish

Some fish have specialized skin cells that make them hard to spot in the middle of the ocean.

November 26, 2015

Wine’s Fruity “Nose”

You can thank fruit flies for your favorite wine’s fruity “nose”.

November 25, 2015

Focusing in on Attention

Functional MRI brainscans could identify attention deficit disorders in the resting brain.

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Camarasaurus, a sauropod dinosaur that lived between 155 and 145 million years ago, replaced its teeth as often as once a month. (Dmitry Bogdanov/Wikipedia)

This Week's Podcast

August 19, 2015

ANCIENT ANATOMY (Encore Presentation) - What dental records from the Mesozoic era can tell us about the lives of dinosaurs. How humans are uniquely adapted to throw baseballs. Also: an automated nature recording system that's monitoring environmental change. And, could vaccinating children protect the elderly as well?

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