Media

Flickr, Youtube – includes research and teaching videos

2019

Birdnote Radio (forthcoming)

CKCU Radio 93.1 (May 28)

CBC Radio’s Fresh Air (May 19)

BBC’s 30 Animals That Made Us Smarter (forthcoming radio series episode, September 2019)

2018

The peafowl’s crest feathers are tuned to social displays… Science, New Scientist, Daily Mail, The Atlantic, Scientific American 60-Second Science

Maneuvering ability in hummingbirds… Science, Science News, Seeker, Daily Mail, BBC, CBC

BBC/PBS series Natural Born Rebels, research featured in Episode 3 “The Mating Game” (streaming available in the US)

Peacocks accused of fowl playVancouver Weekly

2017

Unlocking the secrets behind the hummingbird’s frenzy, research featured in a National Geographic story and photography series

2016

Visual guidance of forward flight in hummingbirds… Gizmodo, Christian Science Monitor, Vancouver Sun, BBC Radio, City TV

Biomechanics of the peacock’s display… New York Times/Science Take, Quirks and Quarks, Science News, Christian Science Monitor, Gizmodo, Wall Street Journal, Nature Research Highlights, Scientific American, Discover, Tech Times, PBS Newshour

2014

Deceptive copulation calls… Quirks and Quarks, BBC Nature News, Science News, National Geographic, NPR’s Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me!

CBC’s The Nature of Things episode “Decoding Desire”, research featured in TV documentary

2013 and earlier

Eye for an eyespot: how iridescent ocelli influence peacock mating success… Slate, Science News

Peahens prefer peacocks displaying more eyespots… Nature, Wired, Science News