Wed, 2 August 2017
00:03:41 An enormous iceberg breaks off from Antarctica. But did climate change cause it, like many news outlets claimed?
00:13:34 Plants don't turn caterpillars into cannibals. But hungry caterpillars will turn cannibal if the plant doesn't taste nice.
00:21:53 Gene modification tool CRISPR has been used to encode an animated gif in the genes of live bacteria. DNA could be the digital storage device of the future!
00:34:03 Ravens are smart - they can use tools, and solve puzzles - and they may even be able to plan for the future.
This episode contains traces of Congressman Dana Rohrabacher and Mars 2020 Project Scientist Ken Farley during a hearing of the U.S. House of Representatives' Committee on Science, Space and Technology's Space Subcommittee.