Free Podcast: National Geographic News (August 18, 2006)

August 18, 2006

Listen to the top nature and science news every week with your host, Patty Kim.

This week: Interview with Snakes on a Plane snake wrangler, snake threat helped eyes evolve, ancient embryos x-rayed, U.S. lags far behind in acceptance of evolution, snake swallows electric blanket, and more.

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MORE ON THIS WEEK'S PODCAST

Headlines
• Snake threat helped eyes evolve (read full story, see photo)
• Ancient embryos x-rayed (read full story, see image)
• U.S. lags far behind in acceptance of evolution (read full story, see graphic)

Interview: Jules Sylvester, snake wrangler for the film Snakes on a Plane (read news story, see photo gallery)

Photo on the Radio: Snake swallows electric blanket (see the photo)

Quiz: Where does the brown tree snake hail from?

Continued on Next Page >>


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