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No Creature Too Small


Big surprises often come from looking carefully at the natural world. Montgomery, Fleming and Duffek discuss the surprising results of studying creatures up close. Assistive listening devices available.


Panelists
Kim Duffek

Kim Kanoa Duffek is a horticulturist at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum. Duffek has illustrated many publications, including "Victor, the Reluctant Vulture." Her paintings are part of both public and private collections....

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Theodore Fleming

Theodore H. Fleming is a professor emeritus of biology at the University of Miami. Fleming’s research on nectar- and fruit-eating bats and their food plants has taken him around the world. He is the author of several books, his most recent is "No Species Is an Island: Bats, Cacti, and Secrets of the Sonoran Desert....

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Sy Montgomery

Sy Montgomery has been chased by an angry silverback gorilla in Zaire and bitten by a vampire bat in Costa Rica, worked in a pit crawling with 18,000 snakes in Manitoba and handled a wild tarantula in French Guiana, all to research books, films and articles....

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