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

Legend Smashers

September 11, 201968 min
We’re going to explode some myths about human and animal biology & psychology, and discover that the truth really is stranger than fiction. With special guest comedian and Nerdificent co-host Ify Nwadiwe.Footnotes:1. Komodo dragon venom2. Bees are angered by the color red3. Mathematician & grandfather of the scientific method, Ḥasan Ibn al-Haytham4. Unihemispheric slow wave sleep5. Lionesses synchronize their "periods" (estrus)6. Immortal jellyfish7. Scallop eyeballs8. Horse mustaches!!!9. Bornean bearded pig10. The mystery of wombat cube poop, solved? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers