The Duck-Billed Platypus Is Weirder Than You Thought

Learn about what researchers found when they sequenced the bizarre duck-billed platypus genome; a trick for unlocking your creativity; and the strange reasons for job-specific voices, like those of pilots, newscasters, and poets. 

The duck-billed platypus genome was just sequenced, and it’s a doozy by Grant Currin

To Unlock Creativity, Brainstorm and Then Step Away by Sonja Hodgen

The Strange Reasons for Pilot Voice, Newscaster Voice, and Poet Voice originally aired June 5, 2018 https://omny.fm/shows/curiosity-daily/gluten-free-labels-the-fbi-s-most-viewed-file-and 

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