SoT 91: Spiders, Snakes and Dead Mice in Guam

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Download Now!Hosts: Ed Brown, Dr. Shayne Joseph, Penny Dumsday, Lucas Randall, Dr. Simon O’Toole.

Topics covered:

Tiny exoplanet is smaller than Mercury (and probably hotter, too)
Flowers buzz bees with electricity
Breakthrough drug to help prevent spread of flu virus
Dead Mice Are Going To Be Dropped On Guam From Helicopters (Really)
Mosquitoes ignore repellent Deet after first exposure
Mark Zuckerberg, Sergey Brin, Yuri Milner Create $33 Million Breakthrough Prize For Medical Research
January 2013 Was Ninth Warmest on Record Globally

Flowers can communicate with bees through an electric field. Image: Stefan-Xp via WikiMedia Commons.
Flowers can communicate with bees through an electric field.
Image: Stefan-Xp via Wikimedia Commons.

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