Listen to understand - the podcast page of the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology
Here we provide podcasts regarding some research areas of the institute.
Departure into the unknown
How do people feel after migration in their new home country? Do migratory birds have a kind of navigation system in their genes? What happens when nomads settle down? That's what this long episode of our podcast "The Research Quartet" is about. (german)
The Open Evolution Lab
Anja Günther, head of the Behavioural Ecology of Individual Variation research group, has studied the problem-solving behaviour of mice. Mice whose species have lived near humans for a long time solve problems better than their conspecifics. Why is that? (ger)