Research

In a nutshell, we study the co-evolution of grasshopper mice and the venomous scorpions they prey on.

Here is a very short clip of a mouse eating a scorpion, shot by Matt.

Ashlee Rowe talks with Sarah Crespi the 25 October 2013 Science Magazine Podcast about how grasshopper mice evolved to be insensitive to pain from a scorpion’s sting.

http://www.sciencemag.org/content/342/6157/441/suppl/DC2