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Are “Speed Enforced by Aircraft” Signs a Lie?

January 22, 2018

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Show Notes

First, Flora uncovers a feud about butterflies. Then, a question from the Help Line about aircraft patrol.




Episode Guests: James Gorman, science reporter for the New York Times; Jeff Heuther, beetle collector; Daniel Rubinoff, team butterfly; Ainsley Seago, team beetle; Colleen McDonough, armadillo expert; and Andrew Menlow, the guy in the plane.


Special thanks to listeners Fred from Philly and Will Passey.


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