Researcher Evan Buechley from the University of Utah’s Biodiversity and Conservation Ecology Lab tells the story behind his discovery of a truly unique behavior of the American Badger.  The video includes previously unreleased time-lapse footage of badgers burying cow carcasses!

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Listen to our podcast interview with researchers Evan Buechley and Ethan Frehner as well as viral media expert Brad Okdie:

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