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DrKarl: The mole rats are coming!!!. 02 DEC 10

December 2nd, 2010

Episode 3 of 678 episodes

Run for your lives the mole rats are coming! Well maybe not, but they don't drink water and do eat their own faeces. Nice! The perfect dinner guests. Dr Karl also tells us how a trick of the brain could cause obesity and how the desalination of sea water is pretty tricky. Plus has anyone ever found a magnetic monopole? Err...no.

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