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Episode 24

Lefteris asks science - Edition 24 - Mountain Gorillas (with Dr. Robin Morrison)

Learning about the social life of gorillas is quite more exciting than you think it is. This week I chatted with Dr. Robin Morrison from the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund international. We talked about orphan gorillas and how they manage to beat the odds with the help of their group. What is the social structure of a group of gorillas? and how do researchers try to study gorillas and their social interactions by observing them and being part of their daily lives

Read more about Dr. Robin Morrisons' work: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=1I9_QM0AAAAJ&hl=en

Read the article about orphan gorillas beating the odds here: https://gorillafund.org/motherless-gorillas-beat-the-odds-for-both-gorillas-and-humans-it-takes-a-village-to-raise-a-child/

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Lefteris asks science
Bi-weekly discussions with researchers and scientists to figure out what are they doing?

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Lefteris Statharas

Hey there. My name is Lefteris and I am curious about how everything works. This is probably why I got a PhD in mechanical engineering and then started a podcast.

I also want to learn about people and what drives everyone.