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Photo by: Paul Starosta

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Curiosity Daily Podcast: Hungry Plants, Concussion Confusion, An Alzheimer’s Theory

Today, you’ll learn about how carnivorous plants evolved from their more peaceful ancestors, how there’s an apparent difference in the frequency and severity of head injuries between male and female athletes, and about a new theory regarding the cause of Alzheimer’s.

June 22, 2022

Episode show notes:

Plants that eat flesh?

Male and female concussions are not the same.

Hope for Alzheimer's research.

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