Is Canada really colder than Mars? Lucas investigates how it would feel if you were standing on the surface of the red planet. Jesse tells us about tweaking genes to create long-lived fruit flies. Listen on iTunes.
Mars vs. Montreal:
· “Mars is Warmer than parts of Canada, US” - cbc.ca
· @MarsWxReport - Mars weather twitter
· The Martian Atmosphere - NASA Quest
· “Nonsense data reveal Mars rover's damaged sensor” - New Scientist
· “Martian Windchill in Terrestrial Terms” - Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Ancient Fruit Flies: