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Gammon's mockingbird research featured in howstuffworks.com

Dave Gammon, associate professor in Elon's biology department, had his research in vocal mimicry featured within a popular science article on howstuffworks.com

"What do Arkansas, Florida, Mississippi, Tennessee and Texas have in common — other than a passion for college football? They've all chosen a feathered plagiarist as their official state bird." These are the opening lines of a recent article featuring Elon biologist Dave Gammon's research on mockingbirds and vocal mimicry.

The June 2018 article written by freelance science author Mark Mancini appears in HowStuffWorks.com, a popular source of unbiased, reliable, easy-to-understand answers and explanations of how the world actually works.

Read the full article here

Dave Gammon,
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6/25/2018 10:20 AM