Daily on the Air

April 1, 2015

Shape-Shifting frogs

The skin of a newly discovered frog species transitions from spiny to smooth in a matter of minutes depending on its background.

March 31, 2015

Iconic Ecosystems

Local efforts may help protect iconic ecosystems from collapse.

March 30, 2015

Intergenerational Child Abuse

Are children at greater risk of being abused if their own parents were maltreated?

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.

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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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