Advertisement

Animal Navigation

Earlier this year we talked about the amazing Monarch Butterfly with Jaap de Roode.  One thing t...

Share this article

14.34 14 Sep 2019


Animal Navigation


Listen to this episode


Share this article

14.34 14 Sep 2019


Earlier this year we talked about the amazing Monarch Butterfly with Jaap de Roode. 

One thing that blew our minds in that interview was the story of the butterfly’s migratory journey which saw them travel up to 4,500 Km in about 6 weeks from Southern Canada to Mexico.

This got us thinking about the many amazing journeys animals partake in and more to the point how they achieved such amazing feats of navigation. So we decided to give our next guest a call

Advertisement

David Barrie is the author of Incredible Journeys: Exploring The Wonders of Animal Navigation (also published as Supernavigators in North America)


Read more about

Ants Arrow Stork Birds Bogong Moth Carbon Nanotubes Desert Ant Electric Eel Electricity Exoplanet Life Magnetoreception Migratory Moths Neural Link Olfactory Pigoens Senses Shane Bergin Sharks Super Earth Susan Kelleher Water

Related Episodes

Virtual Insanity | FedEx St. J...

00:08:55

Virtual Insanity | FedEx St. Jude Invitational

OTB Highlights

00:08:55


WHAT IS HAPPENING AT BARCELONA...

00:22:49

WHAT IS HAPPENING AT BARCELONA? | Dermot Corrigan

OTB Football

00:22:49


Deal or No Deal | Cody Gakpo t...

00:17:36

Deal or No Deal | Cody Gakpo to Manchester United? | Liverpool need midfield replacements

OTB Football

00:17:36


SHAMROCK ROVERS REACTION: Gavi...

00:24:16

SHAMROCK ROVERS REACTION: Gavin Cooney | Rovers' guile | Lack of TV coverage

OTB Football

00:24:16