S2E16 – Komodo Dragons and Island Gigantism/Dwarfism

Join us on The Biome Podcast as we journey to the islands of Indonesia to spotlight the formidable Komodo dragon. Discover the unique adaptations of this reptilian behemoth and delve into its captivating life history.

Animal Spotlight:
Uncover the world of the Komodo dragon, from its venomous bite to its reign as an apex predator on its native islands.

Technical Deep-Dive:
Ever wondered why island creatures sometimes grow massive or surprisingly small? We’ll decode the mysteries of Island Gigantism and Island Dwarfism, shedding light on the evolutionary wonders of isolated habitats.

This episode offers a deep exploration into the world of islands and their fascinating inhabitants. Dive in with The Biome Podcast.

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