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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 l



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Parkinson’s And Your Intestines

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:00:59 +0000

A recent study provides evidence that there might be a link between Parkinson's and bacteria in the human gut.(image)


Media Files:
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/hxIyowZCaw4/084.mp3




A Community of Cells

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 10:00:04 +0000

What are the benefits of being a multicellular organism?(image)


Media Files:
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/6mjzU07ojr4/083.mp3




Bonobo Bifocals

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 10:00:33 +0000

Humans aren't the only animals who become farsighted as they age.(image)


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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/emLkKor8_UE/082.mp3




Popcorn Makes A Perfect, Healthy Snack

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 10:00:14 +0000

Plain, simple popcorn is not only a healthful snack but also one of the most nutritious foods you can eat.(image)


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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/77UTs71KOZM/157.mp3




Your Body, Your Coffee

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 10:00:09 +0000

You might fall under three different categories of caffeine sensitivity.(image)


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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/hXYA_HEfFtY/080.mp3




Behind The Blossoms

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 10:00:09 +0000

What happens behind the scenes to make those first buds of spring appear?(image)


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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/1tT_7ae05bc/079.mp3




When Continents Collide: The History Of Our Planet

Wed, 19 Apr 2017 10:00:50 +0000

It was one of the Earth's momentous times. Continents collided. Volcanoes erupted. Ocean currents shifted. Species ran amok.(image)


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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/sOecUcCGhYY/026.mp3




Computer Crash

Tue, 18 Apr 2017 10:00:56 +0000

Having trouble with your computer? Learn about computer crashing on this Moment of Science.(image)


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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/koyzu9v3Qjo/076.mp3




Natural Artificial Flowers

Mon, 17 Apr 2017 10:00:47 +0000

There's nothing more artificial than artificial flowers, right? But what about natural, artificial flowers?(image)


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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/koyzu9v3Qjo/076.mp3




First Dinosaur Brain Fossil Discovered

Fri, 14 Apr 2017 10:00:10 +0000

In 2004, a fossil hunter found what looked like a brown pebble. Years later, scientists proved it was part of a fossilized dinosaur brain.(image)


Media Files:
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/QW-b41_lIwM/075.mp3