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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.
||CleanAre Insects Conscious?||Scientists are studying how bees experience life.||25 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHomo Naledi||Homo naledi is a recently discovered human relative.||22 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow Much Energy Does It Take To Run And Maintain The Internet?||The Internet is one of the most energy‑efficient means of communication.||21 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDoes Nature Abhor A Vacuum?||Evangelista Torricelli disproved the maxim that nature abhors a vacuum.||20 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRoyal Jelly And Vaccines||Humans aren't the only ones that receive vaccinations.||19 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDolphin Versus Octopus||Even when an octopus is technically dead, its arms can still fight.||18 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWax Worms Eat Plastic Bags||Scientists may have found a solution for polyethylene pollution.||15 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBats Use Active Hearing||Scientists are studying bats' echolocation abilities.||14 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanParthenogenesis In Snakes||Parthenogenesis is a scientific term for a virgin birth that takes place in species that usually reproduce sexually.||13 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAre Spelling Bees Held in Languages Other Than English?||Out of all the European languages, English takes the longest to learn how to read.||12 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|