Short Wave: Micro Wave - You Mite Want To Shower After This
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Researcher Megan Thoemmes tells us about the lives of these eight-legged creatures (mites) — and what they can tell us about ourselves.

Short Wave: Polar Bears, Ice Cracks, And Isolation - Scientists Drift Across The Arctic Ocean
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It’s been more than two decades since researchers took such a comprehensive look at the Arctic Ocean system, and the picture they captured is rapidly becoming outdated.

Short Wave: A Polar Expedition To The Top Of The World: Part 2
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Our journey continues on MOSAiC: the Multidisciplinary drifting Observatory for the Study of Arctic Climate. Physicists, chemists, and biologists are all working to understand more about why Arctic ice is diminishing, and what it means for the planet.