November 30, 2021
Black. Female. Scientist.

Breaking glass ceilings, breaking down barriers, breaking molds: it’s exhilarating. And exhausting. Our season one finale is about what it’s really, truly like to be a Black, female scientist in America.
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November 2, 2021
Who Killed This Bear?

A dead bear shows up in an unlikely place, and the discovery of how it died and how it got there makes me question my life’s work. A warning: This episode contains details of performing a necropsy of the bear in the woods, it contains language that may not be acceptable for young listeners or those with queasy stomachs.

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October 19, 2021
Lions, Lions & Lions, Oh My!

In the last episode, I told you the story about a giraffe – a dead giraffe, actually – in Tarangire National Park, but I didn’t get to share any stories about lions. So, let me take you back to my first day in Tanzania, in the middle of the bush, and introduce you to two very unique lions I still think about to this day. This is a special short episode of “Going Wild.”

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October 5, 2021
Leeches, Rice and Tampons: Going Wild Shorts #1

You already heard about my experience tracking lemurs in this mysterious rainforest in Madagascar in episode 2, but what I left out of that story was just how hard camping there for five weeks was on my body — especially as the only woman in the entire group. And yes, there was some blood involved.

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