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February 27, 2017

Bee Ball

Scientists teach bees how to move a tiny ball to learn about their cognitive abilities.

February 24, 2017

Hawkmoth Flight

Insects called hawkmoths eat enormous amounts of sugar, but they don’t use it all for energy.

February 23, 2017

Avoiding Arsenic

Some plants can rid themselves of toxins like arsenic.

February 22, 2017

Social Robots

Robots can help people help themselves.

February 21, 2017

Talk Pedometer

“Talk pedometers” measure how many words children hear throughout the day in the home.

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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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