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September 30, 2016

Emotional Bumblebees

Can bees and other insects feel emotional?

September 29, 2016

Raindrop Fossils

Raindrop impressions, preserved for 2.7 billion years, reveal clues about the early Earth's climate.

September 28, 2016

Emotional Music

Music and speech use the same tonal qualities to evoke happy and sad emotions.

September 27, 2016

Black Widow Siblicide

Female black widows derail their offspring’s attempts at siblicide.

September 26, 2016

Violence Perceptions

Why our perception of violence goes up, while actual violence goes down.

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Artist's depiction of how the specialized leaves of a Cuban plant, Marcgravia evenia, help pollinating bats find them using sonar. (Ralph Simon, Corinna U. Koch, and Ralph Mangelsdorff)

This Week's Podcast

March 1, 2016

BATS & DOLPHINS (Encore Presentation): Dolphins that heal themselves, and dolphins that use electroreception in addition to echolocation. Also, How vampire bats find their prey, and how a Cuban plant takes advantage of a bat's ability to echolocate.

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