Game Changer | Sep 12, 2011 | 23:44

Ecological Destruction Game Changer: Pine Beetle

Andrew Nikiforuk joins us to tell the story of a tiny beetle with a very big appetite and a game-changing capacity for ecological destruction. Did you know that they credited the beetle with the invention of the wheel and the chain saw?

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