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March 27, 2015

Crow Mobbing

Crows gang up on birds of prey, harassing them in midflight. Is this seemingly risky behavior worth it?

March 26, 2015

Non-Skid Shoes

New footwear helps winter walkers get a grip on ice.

March 25, 2015

Healthy Dog Germs

Do dog germs make us healthier?

March 24, 2015

The Jupiter Effect

The planet Jupiter may be responsible for Earth’s mild climate.

March 23, 2015

Robotic Materials

Many futuristic inventions are inspired by biological systems.

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800px-Gymnogyps_californianus_-near_Hopper_Mountain_National_Wildlife_Refuge,_California,_USA_Joseph Brandt, Pacific Southwest Region U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Captive-bred California Condors don't have older role models to show them how to survive, so humans give them a helping hand. (Joseph Brandt/Pacific Southwest Region U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service)

This Week's Podcast

March 14, 2015

LIFE ON THE EDGE (Encore Presentation) - The challenges facing endangered California Condors when they return to the wild. Could armadillos help end blindness? How scientists can tell that sharks really are what they eat. Fuel from the sea. And, unraveling the mysteries of glowing blue slime.

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