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Episode 103: Arizona’s Role in the World-Wide Shrimp Industry

How a UA lab in the Arizona desert is changing the shrimp industry

Episode 102: The Detective Work Behind Authenticating a Stolen Artistic Masterpiece

Examining a stolen de Kooning masterpiece to determine its authenticity

Episode 101: Speaking, Reading and Writing – The Brain and Aphasia

Personalizing treatments for people who suffer from brain injuries

Episode 100: Is There a New Planet to be Discovered?

A massive planetary object may be lurking in the outer reaches of our solar system.

Episode 98: Beyond “Patient Zero”

Exploring the Origins of HIV / AIDS

Episode 97: Where’s Bennu?

Using Radio Telescopes to Locate Objects Millions of Miles Away

Episode 95: The UA Home of Millions of Insect Specimens

The UA insect collection is helping researchers understand more about our world.

Episode 94: How Life Experiences Shape Brain Circuity

Why is it easier for children to learn new information than it is for adults?

Episode 93: Flood History of the West

New research suggests we've seriously underestimated the super-floods of the past.

Episode 92: Watching Molecules Perform their Functions

Using new techniques to watch enzyme proteins perform their functions.

Episode 91: How Bright is a Black Hole

Can recently discovered quasars help us discover when the first super-massive black hole formed in the universe?

Episode 90: Why are Women More Susceptible to Alzheimer's Disease Than Men

REPEAT. Studying the dramatic differences between how female and male brains generate the energy they need as the brain ages.

Episode 89: That Buzzing Noise You Hear

Everything you ever wanted to know about cicadas.

Episode 88: Baby Genes

New research suggests that new genes are likely to appear fully developed rather than gradually taking shape.

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