A Moment of Science: Audio
By A Moment of Science (amomentofscience.org)
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You have questions and A Moment of Science has answers. These two-minute audio podcasts provide the scientific story behind some of life's most perplexing mysteries. There's no need to be blinded by science. Explore it, have fun with it, but most of all learn from it. A Moment of Science is a production of WFIU Public Media from Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana.
||CleanRetrieve That Dream||Reality often triggers a dream memory, and can give one the sense of having predicted the occurence.||8 2 2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanThe Octopus’s Genes||Despite being mollusks, octopuses have a complex genome that is nearly the size of humans'.||5 2 2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanGrey Goo Attack||Nanotechnology scientists dream of some day creating robots the size of molecules, and that has alarmists predicting apocalyptic results.||4 2 2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanPillar-poo||The silver-spotted skipper caterpillar can catapult its poop up to five feet away.||3 2 2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanGood News: Hot Chocolate Is Good for Your Heart!||Hot cocoa contains 2-3 times the amount of antioxidants that green tea.||2 2 2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanSwim Like A Fish||Fish navigate through turbulent water by wiggling around wave vortices.||1 2 2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanNo Rose By Your Nose||To recall the smell of something absent,||29 1 2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanHuman Beings: Superpredators?||Technology is enabling humans to hunt and fish at unprecedented rates, putting many species at risk of extinction.||27 1 2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanHeat Sensing Pits||Rattlers have special heat-sensing organs that help them spot a hot meal.||26 1 2016||Free||View In iTunes|