The Poetry of Science

Episode 92: Decapitating Slugs

March 15, 2021

This episode explores new research, which has discovered sea slugs that can decapitate themselves and regrow their entire bodies.


Read this episode’s science poem here.

Read the scientific study that inspired it here.

Read ‘Autotomy’ by Wisława Szymborska here.


Music by Rufus Beckett.


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