Hosts: Ed Brown, Penny Dumsday, Lucas Randall, Dr. Carolyn de Graaf
[00:03:09] A large study has identified 35 genes that can influence you take up marijuana use. The study also also found links between those genes and other drug dependencies, as well as ADHD, autism and depression.
[00:13:31] Scientists at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health has found that microorganisms in colder climates darken themselves to capture more heat and improve their chances for survival.
[00:18:45] String Theory, the theoretical framework of cosmology, could pemit trillions of trillions different universes. But one problem with it, according to a controversial new paper, is that it doesn’t allow a universe like ours.
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