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July 26, 2013

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Photo: A bactrian camel's nose
A bactrian camel's nose
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The Camel’s Nose

Scientists are still studying how animals survive in the desert. Host Dick Gordon speaks with Margareta Claesson about the work she did with her late husband, the noted physiologist Knut Schmidt-Nielsen. They studied the camel and found survival secrets in its nose.

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"Empire" by Jukebox The Ghost

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