Episode #181

News Items

Who's That Noisy

  • NEW SEGMENT for 2009 Each week Evan will play a science-related sound and the source of the sound will be revealed the following week.

Science or Fiction

  • Item #1 Science

    Scientists discover the first vertebrate species whose eyes use a mirror to focus light on the retina.

  • Item #2 Fiction

    Scientists discover that the male field cricket copulates using specialized components of its mouth parts.

  • Item #3 Science

    A new analysis reveals that pterosaurs launched themselves into the air from four legs, not two, as was previously assumed.

Skeptical Quote of the Week.