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A Conversation With E.O. Wilson

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Rattlesnake

Biophobia, the knee-jerk fear we have of venomous snakes and other animals that could harm us—and did over much of our evolutionary history—is the flip side of biophilia, Wilson says. Above, a Southern Pacific rattler.


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