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December 18, 2014

Smoker’s Brain Scans

Brain scans can predict a quitter’s likelihood of smoking again.

December 17, 2014

Penguin Genomes

Scientists have sequenced the genomes of two penguin species, revealing much about how they’ve adapted to inhospitable environments.

December 16, 2014

Ocean Plastics

Scientists are getting a better handle on how much plastic we put into the oceans, and what effects it’s having.

December 15, 2014

From Teeth to Beaks

The ancestors of birds had teeth, but started to lose them around 100 million years ago.

December 12, 2014

Senescent Cells

Researchers make new inroads into preventing age-related diseases.

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Engineers have designed an autonomous underwater vehicle to search for sunken treasure off the Florida Coast. (Stephen Wood/Florida Institute of Technology)

This Week's Podcast

October 9, 2014

OCEAN SCIENCE (Encore Presentation) - Old warships become new habitats. An ocean quadcopter gives researchers a sky-high view of the stormy North Atlantic. And, autonomous underwater vehicles that search for sunken treasure. Also, behind the untimely death of the octopus.

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