Hakai Magazine Audio Edition
A Cancer-Quashing Microbe Emerges from the Deep

A Cancer-Quashing Microbe Emerges from the Deep

August 31, 2021

by Stephanie Stone • A species of marine bacteria shows promise for curing a nasty brain cancer.

The original story, along with photos, can be found on hakaimagazine.com.

How Ancient Rome’s 1% Hijacked the Beach

How Ancient Rome’s 1% Hijacked the Beach

August 24, 2021

by Heather Pringle • The rich, the poor, and the battle for the Bay of Naples.

The original story, along with photos and illustrations, can be found on hakaimagazine.com.

Why We Can’t Shake Ambergris

Why We Can’t Shake Ambergris

August 17, 2021

by Mark Wilding • The odd, enduring appeal of a scarce commodity few people use and no one really needs.

The original story, along with illustrations, can be found on hakaimagazine.com.

Rebroadcast: The Long, Knotty, World-Spanning Story of String

Rebroadcast: The Long, Knotty, World-Spanning Story of String

August 10, 2021

by Ferris Jabr • String is far more important than the wheel in the pantheon of inventions.

The original story, along with photos and video, can be found on hakaimagazine.com.

The Ingenious Ancient Technology Concealed in the Shallows

The Ingenious Ancient Technology Concealed in the Shallows

August 3, 2021

by Brian Payton • Fish traps have a long history around the world, and a vast network in a Vancouver Island estuary reveals generations of ecological wisdom.

The original story, along with photos and video, can be found on hakaimagazine.com.

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