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Charles Anderson:
Charles Anderson descobre libélulas que atravessam oceanos

TEDIndia 2009 · 16:38 · Filmed Nov 2009
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Charles Anderson: Charles Anderson descobre libélulas que atravessam oceanos
16:38 · Filmed November 2009 at TEDIndia 2009 · Subtitles available in 24 languages

Enquanto trabalhava como biólogo marinho nas Maldivas, Charles Anderson notou explosões repentinas na população de libélulas em certas épocas do ano. Ele explica como cuidadosamente rastreou o caminho de uma pequena libélula comum chamada "globe skimmer", eventualmente descobrindo que ela tinha a rota migratória mais longa de qualquer inseto no mundo.

Marine biologist
Charles Anderson studies marine life in the Maldives, a nation of coral atolls in the Indian ocean. Full bio
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