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Podcast: Wild megafauna of the past

On March 13th, 2021, Jens-Christian appeared in the Radio4 program, Vildspor, and talked about the past’s big animals.

13.03.2021 | Dennis Pedersen

The radio episode dives into the question of how Danish nature would have looked like without humans. To explore that PhD and high school lector Karsten Thomsen gives a tour around Hørret forest, Aarhus, and describes how the original forest looked like. In between the forest tour, BIOCHANGE’s professor Jens-Christian Svenning explains which big animals that have lived around the world in the past. According to the show, Jens-Christian will be sharing a few surprising facts during his presentation.   


If you want to find out what they are, you can listen to the podcast in Danish here: