Werner Kurz

Apr. 25, 2008

Tiny Beetle, Big Impact

An increase in the numbers of mountain pine beetles feeding on trees in Canada could turn the carbon-sink forests into greenhouse gas liabilities. We'll talk with a scientist about how a tiny beetle could have a significant impact on the carbon balance in

trees, carbon dioxide, carbon sequestration, climate, ecosystems

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Future of Animation

Recent films such as Coraline have wowed audiences with their visual effects. We'll talk with movie industry experts about the science and technology that lies behind animation, 3D images, and other visual tricks of the silver screen.

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