136 episodes

Learn about all things animalia in this family friendly podcast. Each week Joe and Carlos dive deep into nature to find animals that have at least one amazing talent they use to survive. Gather up some animal knowledge and crazy nature facts to drop on your friends at parties with each new episode of Life, Death, and Taxonomy.

Life, Death, and Taxonomy Life, Death, and Taxonomy

    • Natural Sciences
    • 5.0, 42 Ratings

Learn about all things animalia in this family friendly podcast. Each week Joe and Carlos dive deep into nature to find animals that have at least one amazing talent they use to survive. Gather up some animal knowledge and crazy nature facts to drop on your friends at parties with each new episode of Life, Death, and Taxonomy.

    Episode 135 – Scaly Foot Snail: Snail Mail Armor

    Episode 135 – Scaly Foot Snail: Snail Mail Armor

    In this animal podcast episode, we talk about the scaly foot snail, an animal with metal armor.

    • 33 min
    Episode 134 – Slow Loris: A Precious Little Primate

    Episode 134 – Slow Loris: A Precious Little Primate

    “…Thank you to Casy Michelle for creating our theme song. Hear more of Casy’s music by searching Casy Michelle on Youtube. Today we’re talking about a sluggish forest clown! But more on that later.” If you’re slow in the animal kingdom, you’d better have a plan when trouble comes a-knockin’. Some animals freeze, some hide, […]

    • 35 min
    Episode 133 – Fork-Tailed Palm Swift: A Passerine Pirate

    Episode 133 – Fork-Tailed Palm Swift: A Passerine Pirate

    “Thank you to Casy for our theme song. Hear more of Casy’s music by searching Casy Michelle on Youtube. Today we’re talking about a bird with a penchant for piracy, but more on that later…” Birds often display unexpected ingenuity. They’re famous for building nests, and those nests come in all shapes and sizes, from […]

    • 33 min
    Episode 132 – Water Anole: Squamata in the Wata

    Episode 132 – Water Anole: Squamata in the Wata

    “Thank you to Casy for our new theme song. Hear more of Casy’s music by searching Casy Michelle on Youtube. Today we’re talking about a familiar looking lizard with an unfamiliar amazing ability!” From the time of Alexander the Great, air breathers have been fascinated by the world beneath the waves. And humans aren’t the […]

    • 41 min
    Episode 131 – Eastern Emerald Elysia: An Animalian Rebel

    Episode 131 – Eastern Emerald Elysia: An Animalian Rebel

    “…And today we’re talking about a naughty slug that doesn’t play by the rules. But more on that later.” Hi, LDT listeners. You’re about to hear something special: Life, Death and Taxonomy’s first ever theme song. We’ve long set the mood with free to use web found music, but thanks to our friend Casy, we […]

    • 35 min
    Episode 130 – Giant Cuttlefish: A Tricky Trist

    Episode 130 – Giant Cuttlefish: A Tricky Trist

    “…and today we’re talking about another misnamed sea creature with a sneaky nature.” The coral reefs of Australia are bright and colorful places of happiness for all kinds of fish and sea critters. But there’s always danger lurking around every corner. One surly cephalopod has a habit of hypnotizing its prey and tricking its rivals […]

    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
42 Ratings

42 Ratings

Jeremiah48:10 ,

Entertaining and educational!

These guys put out a high quality podcast about some of Earth’s strangest animals. Entertaining and educational...nice job!

HelloandNo ,

Family friendly!!!

Love this show. Always keeps me interested and always look forward to new episodes. Can’t recommend it enough.

-Tabby from Your New Best Friends podcast

TheHoneyBadgerer! ,

Genuinely engaging and fun content

Life, Death, and Taxonomy is a family friendly show hosted by two fun and energetic hosts who have a great way of explaining topics. You’ll find yourself learning a lot about a variety of topics, and laughing along the way. It’s extremely well made and you’ll come to appreciate topics in taxonomy on a new level. It’s bingeworthy!

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