Author Macken Murphy

Macken Murphy

Macken Murphy is a writer and science educator. He hosts a weekly podcast about animals, Species, recommended by both Apple and BBC’s Wildlife magazine. Currently, he is serving in the AmeriCorps, teaching science to children at an underserved middle school. He lives in Rhode Island with two hairless guinea pigs (Darwin and Galileo) and his fiancée, who he has been with since he was 15 years old.

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Books by Macken Murphy
Heard about the fish that clean shark teeth? Or the frog that lives with a tarantula? Welcome to the weird world of symbiosis—where animals form incredible relationships.