SoT 46: Better Than Clay Pots

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Image: NASA. Computer generated image of objects in Earth orbit that are currently being tracked. Approximately 95% of the objects in this illustration are orbital debris, i.e., not functional satellites.

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  • Ed Brown

    On this episode I mentioned an article about how genes from a virus make our method of reproduction possible, but I couldn’t remember the author. Well, it turns out it was the brilliant science writer, and author of A Planet of Viruses, Carl Zimmer.

    Here it is, a fascinating article: Mammals Made By Viruses.