The Poetry of Science

Episode 165: Tracing a Plague of Rabbits

August 29, 2022

This episode explores new research, which has found that a single introduction of wild rabbits triggered their invasion across Australia in the 1800s.


Read this episode’s science poem here.          

Read the scientific study that inspired it here.  

Read ‘Rabbit’ by Stanley Vestal here.


Music by Rufus Beckett.


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