Ed Yong on the wondrous world of animal senses July 1, 2022

from Nature Podcast· ·

In the first episode of our new series Nature hits the books , science journalist Ed Yong joins us to talk about his new book An Immense World , which takes a journey through the weird and wonderful realm of animal senses. In the show, we chat about how our human-centric view of the world has restricted researchers' understanding of animal senses, how to conceptualise what it might be like to be an electric-field sensitive fish, and what bees might make of us blushing... An Immense World , Ed Yong, Random House (2022) Music supplied by Airae/Epidemic Sound/Getty images. * …



In the first episode of our new series Nature hits the books , science journalist Ed Yong joins us to talk about his new book An Immense World , which takes a journey through the weird and wonderful realm of animal senses.

In the show, we chat about how our human-centric view of the world has restricted researchers' understanding of animal senses, how to conceptualise what it might be like to be an electric-field sensitive fish, and what bees might make of us blushing...

An Immense World , Ed Yong, Random House (2022)

Music supplied by Airae/Epidemic Sound/Getty images.


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