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Virus Fishing, Mantis Shrimp Boxing

In this week's news roundup, Ed Yong, science writer for The Atlantic, talks about a new blood test that can fish out millions of human viruses at once, which, he writes, "should take a lot of the (educated) guesswork out of viral diagnosis." Plus, mantis shrimp are heavy hitters, and gauge the strength of their foes in a fairly straightforward way—by punching each other, repeatedly. http://www.sciencefriday.com/segment/09/25/2015/virus-fishing-mantis-shrimp-boxing-and-carbon-cutting-bryozoans.html #Podcasts #FullPodcastAvailable

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