December 2, 2022 / Modified dec 6, 2022 10:44 a.m.

Episode 346: How and why animals evolved in different color

Examining why certain animals look the way they do.

Poison Dart Frog A poison dart frog with bright blue coloring.
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Episode 346: How and why animals evolved in different colors

This episode is supported by the The Research Corporation for Science Advancement.
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Many animals blend in with their surroundings as a natural defense against predators, but others stick out with bright colors. University of Arizona evolutionary biologist John Wiens discusses why certain animals look the way they do.

John Wiens spoke with Leslie Tolbert, Ph.D professor emerita in Neuroscience at the University of Arizona.

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