Dec 26, 2022
"DNA isn't all that matters, but it matters more than everything else put together."
—Dr. Robert Plomin
Plomin is one of history's most important psychologists and a pioneer in the field of behavioral genetics. He is a research professor at King's College...
Dec 5, 2022
Nature's greatest shapeshifter, the mimic octopus is known for their spectacular impersonations of other species.
Nov 21, 2022
Women compete vigorously over mates but do so more subtly than men. In this episode, Dr. Tania Reynolds teaches us how women use gossip to win mates. Additionally, we discuss friendship, thinness, and the evolution of homosexuality, among other subjects.
Tania Reynolds is an assistant professor of Evolutionary...
Nov 6, 2022
This spider, Bagheera kiplingi, prefers a plant-based diet. Come learn about trees that pay ant security guards in gold, The Jungle Book, and an exceptional animal on this episode of Species.