From the Vault: Coral Sex in the Sea

Sea Fan in Coral Reef, Raja Ampat, West Papua, Indonesia. Reinhard Dirscherl/Getty Images

Sure coral reefs are rich, vibrant ecosystems, but did you know they also have a kinky side? In this episode of the Stuff to Blow Your Mind podcast, "Sex in the Sea" author Dr. Marah J. Hardt returns to chat about coral reproduction and the role this vital, threatened organism plays in our world.

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Topics in this Podcast: environment, biology, christian sager