Sep 29, 2021 • 8M

Pregnant males - audio edition

...are the rule in seahorses, and non-existent in all other vertebrates.

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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've been thinking about my next book; there are so very many possibilities, it’s hard to winnow it down. One thought I had while considering seahorses this week was an exploration of sex and gender in both humans and other animals, in which each concept / chapter is accompanied by a focus on a particular non-human species, and part of my exploration of…

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