Episode 85 – Brain Food with Dr. Joe Schumacher

Dr. Joe Schumacher, Post-doc at the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience joins us to talk about treeshrews and how complicated the brain truly is!

Show Notes:
Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience
Treeshrews
GCaMP video (not by Joe)

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Twitter – @JWScience – https://twitter.com/JWScience
Lab Website – http://www.maxplanckflorida.org/our-science/our-scientists/joe-schumacher/

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Episode 84 – Playing with snakes with Dr. David Steen

Dr. David Steen of Auburn University joins us to talk about the Eastern Indigo Snake (Drymarchon couperi), what he’s doing to help conserve this endangered species, and how Twitter is helping him improve public knowledge surrounding venomous snakes in North America.

Show Notes:
The Best Biologist on Twitter – by Nicholas Lund (@TheBirdist)
Catherine Scott on Twitter – @Cataranea
Jimmy Stiles on Twitter – @wildtaught

Indigo snake eating a copperhead. Photo by James Godwin, used with permission.

Indigo snake eating a copperhead. Photo by James Godwin, used with permission.

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Blog – http://www.livingalongsidewildlife.com/
Website – http://davidasteen.com/
Twitter – @AlongsideWild
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