May 24 • 22M

Males defending real estate - audio edition

And other tales from the jungle

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Heather Heying
Audio reads of articles from Natural Selections: If it evolved, it's fair game: from jungles to hospitals, from herons and ghost moths to vitamin D and viruses, these reads of weekly essays cover lots of ground. Did you find an article on the main site that you want to hear rather than see? Most likely it's available here, for paying subscribers.
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I had fun with this one. Deep-in-the-weeds biology always ends up being a bit niche, but I’m okay with that. It’s one of my favorite things to think about, write about, and spend time doing, so I gave myself this gift of writing about frogs as if they were humans. Plus there’s some truth about white-throated sparrows, too, since the …

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