World Without Predators

'Tyger' by William Blake Wikimedia Commons

What would the world be like without predators? In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Robert Lamb and Joe McCormick explore the essential role of predators in Earth’s ecosystems and the terrible, cascading effects of their loss. A world without predators isn’t heaven. It’s hell.

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Topics in this Podcast: predators, biology, evolution, ecology