#CrypticCryptids with Vanessa Ifediora and Michael Fry – Ep.4

Vanessa Ifediora and Michael Fry #CrypticCryptids In this week Ruth’s Natural Selection Box we ask: Why did the Nessy cross the road? Do Humany-Watery-People object to being called Mermaids? Is Navan built adjacent to a Big Foot colony? How did syphilis jump the species barrier? And Are Puma’s Fenian’s? To not really answer any of these questions we have Photographer […]

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#DrunkAnimals with Ryan Dalton

Ryan Dalton #DrunkAnimals In this episode of Ruth’s Natural Selection Box, with comedian Ryan Dalton, we ask the important questions: Did Jumbo the elephant really need that bottle of whiskey EVERY night; why do Starlings think the drink flying laws don’t apply to them; could bee’s drink you and me under the table and does Ryan have a pigeon head […]

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#HalloweenSelectionBox – Tara Flynn & Paolo Viscardi

Tara Flynn & Paolo Viscardi #Halloween Ruth’s Natural Selection Box takes a spookier turn this week, as Ruth is joined by author, actor, activist and fellow podcaster, Tara Flynn, AND by the National Museum of Ireland’s curator of zoology and entomology, Paolo Viscardi. They talk bats’ ears, hedgehogs’ screams, and a universal basic income for underemployed bees. Enter the Hallowe’en […]

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#ReadyCetaceanGo – Episode 1

Linda Hayden & Ilaina Khairulzaman #ReadyCetaceanGo What do sperm whales dream of? How many Michael D. Higginses long is a blue whale? What are dolphins up to? To answer these questions – and many more – Ruth is joined in her Natural Selection Box this week by comedian, social and political activist, Linda Hayden, and by science communicator Ilaina Khairulzaman. […]

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