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Instant Genius Podcast: The science of crabs, with Peter Davie

Published: 11th July, 2022 at 07:00
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Marine ecologist Peter Davie joins us on our podcasts, Instant Genius and Instant Genius Extra.

Instant Genius is a bite-sized masterclass in podcast form. In this week's episode, we talk to marine ecologist Peter Davie.


He’s a crab expert, honorary research fellow at Queensland Museum in Australia and author of Crabs: A Global Natural History (£25, Princeton University Press).

In this episode, he tells us all about crab biology and behaviour.

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And if that's not enough, you can hear even more from Peter on Instant Genius Extra.

On this subscription-only show, available on Apple Podcasts, we take a deeper dive into the topics covered on Instant Genius. In this episode, Peter tells us all about some of the weird and wonderful crab species that exist in nature.

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Alice Lipscombe-SouthwellManaging editor, BBC Science Focus

Alice is the managing editor at BBC Science Focus Magazine. She has a BSc in zoology with marine zoology. Her interests include natural history, wildlife, the outdoors, health and fitness.


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