Ed Yong on mind-controlling parasites

Here at Nothing in Biology Makes Sense, we’re fascinated by all the weird, baroque ways that living things influence and coevolve with each other—so Ed Yong’s new TED talk about mind-controlling parasites is right up our alley. Just like his writing—currently on display at National Geographic‘s Phenomena, among many other venues—it’s a compendium of nifty natural history punctuated with highly educational gross-outs and the occasional black-belt level pun.

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2 comments on “Ed Yong on mind-controlling parasites

  1. Always enjoy Ed’s posts – love his awesome TED talk too!

  2. Thanks for posting! Now regretting rescuing all these cats.

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