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We take a critter’s eye view to explore how animal behavior parallels humans. Join comedians and science-lovers as we get inside the minds of animals

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We take a critter’s eye view to explore how animal behavior parallels humans. Join comedians and science-lovers as we get inside the minds of animals

    Ferocious Friendships

    Ferocious Friendships

    Sometimes the scary, tough, and slimy animals in the world just need a friend! From a friendly little shop of horrors, to the toughest animals in the world frolicking together, we find friendship and cooperation in the unlikeliest of places.

    Guest: Ellen Weatherford 
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    • 56 min
    Pick Your Poison

    Pick Your Poison

    There are lots of things we know we shouldn't put in our mouth: cyanide, parasites, a styrofoam coffee cup you got out of the trash. But some animals have found a way to expand their culinary tastes, or even benefit, from things that would make a human restaurant shut down and the chefs go to prison. Discover this and more as we answer the age-old question: why are scientists so mean to larvae? 

    Guest: Adam Ganser 
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    • 1 hr 17 min
    Goofballs

    Goofballs

    Some of the silliest most adorable animals out there, a furry tank, a rabbit deer, and a fish who smiles! Discover this and more as we answer the age-old question: do you want to vacation on a pile of poop? 

    Footnotes:

    https://docs.google.com/document/d/1LIp-VyPwAtCWjU9pXkL22Hed5pV6nUZJlwH5rtPCdT8/edit?usp=sharing
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    • 55 min
    Killer Cuties

    Killer Cuties

    Some of the cutest serial killers in the animal kingdom! Big ol' eyes, big ol' ears, and a sweet feathery fuzzball who are more devious than Jack the Ripper. 

    Guest: Bridgett Greenberg 


    Footnotes: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1rRuJRXELHhZHG3jrUSG7uAxs82zrL6qJ8Jx1XrBp-8g/edit?usp=sharing
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    • 1 hr 9 min
    Listener Q's: Mews, Blues, Deer Who Chews

    Listener Q's: Mews, Blues, Deer Who Chews

    I answer your questions, from "can wild animals get the zoomies" to "vampire deer
    ?!?!" 
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    • 42 min
    Creature Feature Halloweenisode 2022!

    Creature Feature Halloweenisode 2022!

     Hags, slime, frogs, and the boogie woogies who can kill you with a touch! Discover this and more as we answer the age-old question: can we use ectoplasm as a substitute for egg-whites in baking?
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    • 1 hr 11 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
823 Ratings

823 Ratings

Fun fun fun fun on a bun ,

If you like random facts about humans and animals, look no further

One of the best podcasts that I have the privilege of listening to.

mynameismudd1 ,

Eyes or Legs

Are there more eyes or legs in the world?

Korman1 ,

I love this podcast! Makes my day better every time I listen to it!

Keep it up! You guys are getting better and better!

Ps. Do you think the T-Rex was a scavenger or a predator? Or maybe something else altogether?

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