Sy Montgomery uncut

July 24, 2012

As far as questions of neurology, perhaps no creature is more mysterious and amazing than the octopus. In this EXTENDED interview, science writer Sy Montgomery talks about what she discovered when she met Athena, an octopus at the New England Aquarium.



I don't know why, but your reading and discussion of this much loved poem brought tears to my eyes. Sometimes you hear something that touches your heart. It was great to hear the translation. I'd forgotten just how moving this poem could be. Thank you for the segment.

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