Daily on the Air

October 1, 2014

Campfire Stories

Campfires may have played a big role in bringing early humans together.

September 30, 2014

Eliminating Rabies

Mass canine vaccination campaigns could eliminate human deaths from rabies in developing countries.

September 29, 2014

Earth’s Ancient Water

The earth’s water is older than the sun’s and may point to the possibility of life in other parts of space.

September 26, 2014

Tracking Fastballs

To hit a fastball, a batter's brain has to predict when it'll come across the plate.

September 25, 2014

Flu Shots & Pregnancy

Flu shots protect pregnant women - and their babies.

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Researchers have created a live embryo of the extinct gastric-brooding frog, which converted its stomach into a uterus and gave birth through its mouth. (Peter Schouten/University of New South Wales)

This Week's Podcast

August 1, 2014

LESSONS FROM THE DEAD (Encore Presentation) - Scientists attempt to bring back an extinct frog. Mummies showing signs of heart disease make researchers rethink assumptions about lifestyle and diet. The mysterious death zone within African "fairy circles" explained. Also: a miniature laboratory under the skin monitors blood chemistry.

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