What is the tragedy of the commons, and why is sex so tragic? In this video, I look at why animals don't always seem to act in their own long term interest, and why I'm studying if relatedness can stop fly sex from being such a tragedy.
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Entry for Evolution Film Festival 2016
Full aerial footage can be found at: youtube.com/watch?v=4Ht4EsC5VP4