Exploring The Canopy With 'TreeTop Barbie'

Updated: 2020-03-25 16:03:03
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Nalini M. Nadkarni is a professor of biology at the University of Utah.

Nalini M. Nadkarni is a professor of biology at the University of Utah.

Encore episode: Pioneering ecologist Nalini Nadkarni takes us up into the canopy — the area above the forest floor — where she helped research and document this unexplored ecosystem. Plus: the story of her decades-long effort to get more women into science, and how she found a surprising ally in the fight — Barbie. Video and more from Maddie's trip to the canopy is here.

This episode was produced by Brent Baughman and Maddie Sofia and edited by Viet Le.

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