The Science of Birds is a lighthearted exploration of bird biology. It's a fun resource for any birder or naturalist who wants to learn more about ornithology. Impress your birding friends at cocktail parties with all of your new bird knowledge! Hosted by Ivan Phillipsen, a passionate naturalist with a PhD in Zoology.
The Science of Birds is so rich with content I often listen to episodes twice. It’s a great complement to all the bird guides and bird apps, because it puts birds in the larger ecological context and dives deep into narrower topics.
All I know is that National Geographic and/or the Department of Education should reach out to the host of this podcast to create Science programs for our communities. Ivan Phillipsen's carefully curated content is delivered with clarity, humor,