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March 27, 2017

Crowdsourcing Artificial Intelligence

The U.S. Navy asks computer gamers to help brainstorm the challenge posed by super-intelligent machines.

March 24, 2017

Age Reversal

A peptide infusion has restored youthful vigor to elderly lab mice.

March 23, 2017

Methane Sniffers

Google’s fleet of Street View cars is helping sniff out gas leaks.

March 22, 2017

Importance of Smell

Losing the sense of smell can have unexpected consequences.

March 21, 2017

Contagious Parrot Laughter

Rare New Zealand parrots start playing spontaneously when they hear certain calls.

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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

January 9, 2017

ENCORE PRESENTATION: OCEAN SCIENCE IN THE 21st CENTURY - 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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