Emily Baird

Year2013
CategoryBiology
CategoryAstronomy
CountriesSweden
CountriesAustralia
CountriesGermany
DescriptionMarie Dacke, Emily Baird, Marcus Byrne, Clarke Scholtz, and Eric J. Warrant, for discovering that when dung beetles get lost, they can navigate their way home by looking at the Milky Way.
Reference"Dung Beetles Use the Milky Way for Orientation" Marie Dacke, Emily Baird, Marcus Byrne, Clarke H. Scholtz, Eric J. Warrant, Current Biology, epub January 24, 2013.