Podcast: The Cheetah's Secrets, Monks and Volcanoes, and Why Some People Turn to Science When They Confront Death

When it comes to cheetahs, speed isn't everything. Medieval Irish monks help draw a link between volcanoes and climate change. And turning to science when we confront our own mortality.

Science's Online News Editor David Grimm chats about these stories and more with Science's Kerry Klein.

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