333 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

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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 330 – Texas Ringtail: All-Terrain Climber

    Episode 330 – Texas Ringtail: All-Terrain Climber

    “..and today we are talking about an American mammal that you might not already know about.” If you’re a denizen of North America, you probably think you know every furry critter in these parts. You’ve got your bears, cats, wolves, and even a muskrat or two. But there is a lesser known mammalian that may […]

    • 39 min
    Episode 329 – Coati: Insect Repellant

    Episode 329 – Coati: Insect Repellant

    “…and today we’re talking about a rainforest weasel. But more on that later.” It seems that, no matter where you live, you have to deal with mosquitoes. Whether you’re in the Alaskan mountains or the jungles of Panama, biting boys are everywhere. Long ago, the white nosed coati said “enough is enough” and found an […]

    • 33 min
    Episode 328 – Water Springtail: Pond Jumping Bean

    Episode 328 – Water Springtail: Pond Jumping Bean

    “…and today we’re talking about an aquatic acrobat. But more on that later.” When you’re tiny the God hands you a different set of rules than the laws of physics humans are used to. When you hear the name water springtail, you might think of a fish or maybe a deer, but it’s actually a […]

    • 28 min
    Episode 327 – Crab Hacker Barnacle: Master of Puppets

    Episode 327 – Crab Hacker Barnacle: Master of Puppets

    “…and today we’re talking about an animal hacker of animals. But more on that later.” They say the best defense is a good offense. But they rarely say the opposite. Crabs are little armored warriors scuttling around on the ocean floor, but even their rigid carapace isn’t immune to a little subterfuge. Enter the crab […]

    • 36 min
    Episode 326 – Live Sharksucker: Flow Ride

    Episode 326 – Live Sharksucker: Flow Ride

    “…and today we’re talking about a sucker who will latch onto anything and go with it. But more on that later.” If you see a shark, whale, or large fish gliding through the open ocean, you may see some extra passengers stuck to its flanks. The live sharksucker is a remora, a fish that freeloads […]

    • 38 min
    Episode 325 – Jacana: Bigfoot of the Billabong

    Episode 325 – Jacana: Bigfoot of the Billabong

    “…and today we’re talking about the Big Foot of the outback. But more on that later.” When you think of bigfoot, you’re probably imagining a large hairy ape, but the big foot of the Australian billabongs is not swamp ape. Instead, it’s a small graceful bird bouncing along the lily pads with water skis for […]

    • 30 min

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This podcast is AMAZING 🤩 if you’re an animal lover or need help falling asleep listen to this podcast!!! I feel like Im the only one listening to it….. but it’s AMAZING - BigfootBeliver

American at heart ,

Love it!!!

Love to listen two best friends talking, laughing, and sharing, Carlos and Joe you two are the best! Thank you for the podcast❤️

5Star.Anise ,

Informative and Fun

Listening to two friends talk in-depth about a new animal each week is something I never knew I needed. Good production quality and way to make you question things about the natural world.

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