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Science of Survival May 29, 2019

Snakebit, Part 1

It took almost dying for Kyle Dickman to look at the world in a new light. (SteveByland/iStock)
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When Kyle Dickman set out on a spring road trip with his wife and infant son, he was fueled by a carefree sense of adventure that had defined his life. Then he got bit by a rattlesnake in a remote part of Yosemite National Park. The harrowing event changed his entire outlook on the world. Now he’s on a quest to understand the toxins that nearly killed him—and trying to come to terms with a world where everything slithers.

Snakebit, Part 1 Podcast