Health Science / Unique Secret

Mark Siddall

“I’m very attached to leeches, and they’re sometimes attached to me.”

Science:

Mark Siddall is a leech expert.  He finds the critters in Africa, in the Amazon, on hippo bottoms, and on himself.

Secret:

Mark is a culinary adventurer specializing in flounder sushi, urchin testes, and seaweed custard.

The Bottom of Things

Culinary Adventurer

30 Second Science with Mark Siddall

10 Questions for Mark Siddall

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About Mark Siddall

Mark is Curator and Professor of Invertebrate Zoology at the American Museum of Natural History.