The Strangest Animal Mating Rituals

If you thought dating apps were rough, wait till you see how animals hook up in the wild.


Welcome to DSC Original Content’s biweekly podcast, where we explain a weird, tricky or surprising subject in mere minutes. In this edition, discover what “traumatic insemination” means, and who’s doing it inside your apartment right now; find out why some bees have exploding testicles; and learn which animal picks up the ladies by blowing balloons of flesh from its nostrils.