Episode #734

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        Skeptical Quote of the Week.

        ‘I want people to walk away with an understanding of how remarkably superlative the oceans really are. Not just in terms of sheer size and beauty, but also in their ecological complexity and the tremendous biological wealth they contain. Perhaps above all, I want them to understand how absolutely critical ocean health is to the health of all life on Earth.’ Melanie Stiassny, the Axelrod Research Curator of Ichthyology at the American Museum of Natural History.