crisscrossing Science

Title

crisscrossing Science Episode 12: It's Good to Be the Queen

Streaming Media

Abstract

In this episode, Chris Gaiser (professor of biology at Linfield College) and Mike Crosser (professor of physics at Linfield College) invite Chad Tillberg (associate professor of biology at Linfield College) into the studio to discuss eusocial animals: bees, ants, termites, and, of course, naked mole-rats. Each of these animal groups lives in a nest and has distinct classes of individuals, from workers to queens. Note: This episode discusses the mating rituals of various animals.

Document Type

Audio File

Duration

38 minutes 17 seconds

Publication Date

12-19-2016

Disciplines

Animal Sciences | Behavior and Ethology | Zoology

Rights

Copyright © 2016. Terms of use for work posted in DigitalCommons@Linfield available at http://digitalcommons.linfield.edu/rights.pdf.

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