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November 24, 2023

In an interview from 2002, Jane Goodall gave Ira a lesson in how to speak with chimps. Plus, highlights from the 33rd First Annual Ig Nobel Prize Ceremony, which celebrate the silly side of science. And, stories that share the research of a few Ig Nobel winners.


Musician Kilo Kish Learns A New Trick

We might think that an old dog can't learn new tricks. According to neuroscience and neuroplasticity though, that’s not true at all.

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The Story of Saliva

Why do newborns drool excessively? How many pints of saliva does a person generate daily? (Hint, it’s more than one.) And more spit mysteries excerpted from “Gulp: Adventures Down the Alimentary Canal.”

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