January 27, 2020

Episode 34 – Sounds of Senescence

This episode explores new research, which has found that male swamp sparrows are less intimidated by the songs of their ageing rivals.


Read this episode’s science poem here.

Read the scientific study that inspired it here.  

Read ‘Sparrow’ by Farnoosh Fathi here.


Music by Rufus Beckett.


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