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  • 02:58 A new species? The Vogelkop Superb Bird-of-Paradise

    A new species? The Vogelkop Superb Bird-of-Paradise

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    Sometimes a new species is hiding in plain sight...meet the Vogelkop Superb Bird-of-Paradise. Learn more about how the distinct song, dance and courtship appearance of the Vogelkop Superb Bird-of-Paradise confirms its new species status in our scientific

  • 06:53 What Is A Species?

    What Is A Species?

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    New species of lifeforms are being discovered and described on our planet every single day -- but, when we talk about a species, what are we really referring to? Turns out, the answer is... complicated. This video is by no means comprehensive. Species con

  • 04:43 How Many Species Are There?

    How Many Species Are There?

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    How do we protect what we don’t know exists? Don’t miss the next video! SUBSCRIBE! ►► http://bit.ly/iotbs_sub ↓ More info and sources below ↓ How many species are there on Earth? In biology, this is one of a fundamental question that we still don’t have a

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  • 09:35 Is This A NEW SPECIES?!

    Is This A NEW SPECIES?!

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    Order my Maker Box from Quarterly ►► http://on.qrtr.ly/ItsOKtoMake Don’t miss the next video! SUBSCRIBE! ►► http://bit.ly/iotbs_sub ↓ More info and sources below ↓ This is the first-ever video of what we’re calling the "hermit crab caterpillar"! We’re pre

  • 01:33 At Least Five New Giant Salamander Species Identified | Nat Geo Wild

    At Least Five New Giant Salamander Species Identified | Nat Geo Wild

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    Researchers have found that there is not one, but at least five species of Chinese giant salamander, and possibly up to eight. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoWILDSubscribe About Nat Geo Wild: Welcome to a place so wild, anything can happen. Nat Geo Wild

  • 08:49 Species

    Species

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    What a species is and isn't. Ligers, tiglons, mule, hinnies, and dogs More free lessons at: http://www.khanacademy.org/video?v=Tmt4zrDK3dA

  • 04:46 The Threat Of Invasive Species - Jennifer Klos

    The Threat Of Invasive Species - Jennifer Klos

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    View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-threat-of-invasive-species-jennifer-klos Massive vines that blanket the southern United States, climbing high as they uproot trees and swallow buildings. A ravenous snake that is capable of devouring an alli

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  • 19:52 Variation in a Species

    Variation in a Species

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    How variation can be introduced into a species. More free lessons at: http://www.khanacademy.org/video?v=DuArVnT1i-E

  • 01:01 New Frizzy-Haired Orangutan Species

    New Frizzy-Haired Orangutan Species

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    An isolated group of orangutans in Sumatra is the first new great ape species described since the 1920s, and could be the most critically endangered.

  • 08:13 How Humans Become the Dominant Species

    How Humans Become the Dominant Species

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    How did humans become the dominant species? The story is really interesting. Humans have many weaknesses, like poor vision at night and a lack of strength compared to other animals, but other key features, like being able to throw things better helped the

  • 05:15 What are Species?

    What are Species?

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    The tree of life is huge but is seems like every animal has it’s designated spot. How do scientists draw the lines between species? DNews Live Tickets Here ►►►► http://dne.ws/1Fa2OCh How Do We Know Who Our Ancestors Were?►►►► http://dne.ws/1MShQie Read Mo

  • 02:41 Saving South America’s Only Bear Species

    Saving South America’s Only Bear Species

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    The Andean bear, also known as the spectacled bear, is sometimes called the Paddington bear, after the fictional bear in children's books written by Michael Bond. The spectacled bear is the only bear species in South America, and its numbers are dwindling

  • 00:47 Popular NEW Octopus Species Found

    NEW Octopus Species Found

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    During the first dive of the Okeanos Explorer 2016 Hohonu Moana: Exploring Deep Waters off Hawaii expedition to explore on the northeast side of Necker Island, the Deep Discoverer remotely operated vehicle encountered this octopus, which confused several

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  • 03:08 We Spend Millions Conserving Species, But Are We Making It Worse?

    We Spend Millions Conserving Species, But Are We Making It Worse?

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    Animals are going extinct and human intervention has saved some species, but is exhausting so much time and money helping as much as we hope? Is Breeding Pandas in Captivity Worth It? https://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2013/08/130827-giant-panda-nat

  • 03:15 Tourists Help Discover New Species in Peru’s Rainforest

    Tourists Help Discover New Species in Peru’s Rainforest

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    Earth is home to two million known insect species, but some researchers believe that there could be between 10 and 20 million on our planet. That’s a lot of bugs to discover! Luckily, there’s Refugio Amazonas. Located in one of the most biodiverse nations

  • 04:10 Top New Species For 2016, And A Perching Robot!

    Top New Species For 2016, And A Perching Robot!

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    Today, we're recapping some of the International Institute for Species Exploration's Top 10 New Species of 2016, and talking about some tiny flying robots that can stick to things using electricity! Hosted by: Michael Aranda ---------- Support SciShow by

  • 07:52 How Close Are We to Resurrecting Extinct Species?

    How Close Are We to Resurrecting Extinct Species?

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    Bringing extinct animals back to life sounds like science fiction, but gene-editing techniques are making it possible. U.S./Mexico Border Wall Puts Animals In Danger Of Extinction - https://youtu.be/l6xTxh96Jbc Read More: Mammoth Tooth Discovery Suggests

  • 05:12 We're Not The Only Species To Cause A Mass Extinction

    We're Not The Only Species To Cause A Mass Extinction

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    Over the last several hundred million years, there have been many mass extinctions. Who caused the first & should we worry about the next? What's The Best Way To Stop Mass Extinction? - http://bit.ly/2bkskfY Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here - http:/

  • 03:10 Rapid Evolution Is Real…These Species Changed in Front of Our Eyes

    Rapid Evolution Is Real…These Species Changed in Front of Our Eyes

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    Evolution doesn’t have to take a hundred millennia. Some species can biologically adapt to new environments in a few short years, here’s how. Seeker is now on Prime Video! Watch here: https://www.amazon.com/v/seeker Read More: What is Darwin's Theory of E

  • 03:21 Why Do Some Species Thrive In Cities?

    Why Do Some Species Thrive In Cities?

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    Urban development can be tough on wildlife. But some plants and animals are adapting to our cities in surprising ways. Thanks to squarespace.com for supporting this video. Go build a website! http://www.squarespace.com/minuteearth (use your 10% discount c

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  • 04:57 This Scientist Is Racing Extinction To Discover New Species of Arachnids

    This Scientist Is Racing Extinction To Discover New Species of Arachnids

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    Lauren Esposito is essentially the Indiana Jones of arachnology. Experience her process for discovering new species first-hand on this trip to Penang in Malaysia. Experience intense, unique, and sometimes dangerous moments with scientists working in the f

  • 06:28 1 MILLION Species Could Go Extinct Heres Why.

    1 MILLION Species Could Go Extinct Heres Why.

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    Check out Hot Mess: http://www.youtube.com/hotmesspbs SUBSCRIBE so you dont miss a video! http://bit.ly/iotbs_sub More info and sources below A massive new study has just been released showing that human activities are threatening Earths other life forms

  • 02:30 How Selfies Helped Protect a Threatened Species

    How Selfies Helped Protect a Threatened Species

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    When you visit Rottnest Island, be prepared to smile. The island is home to the largest viable population of quokkas—small wallabies that are cute and camera ready. These furry creatures have become the latest internet sensation, as visitors from all over

  • 07:58 Why Do More Species Live Near the Equator?

    Why Do More Species Live Near the Equator?

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    Go to http://Raceforretirement.com and see how the action gap affects you. Follow all of our Peru adventures on this playlist: http://bit.ly/SmartPeru ↓ More info and sources below ↓ Special thanks to Rainforest Expeditions for hosting us! Visit http://ww

  • 03:25 Can The Last 4 Northern White Rhinos Save The Species From Extinction?

    Can The Last 4 Northern White Rhinos Save The Species From Extinction?

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    Recently one of the last northern white rhinos died. Can the last four somehow save the species, or is it already too late? The Pros & Cons of Zoos ►►►► http://dne.ws/1MNbDEh Read More: Death of rare Northern White Rhino leaves four alive http://www.bbc.c

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  • 05:31 These Robots Roam Toxic Seafloors to Bring Back New, Bizarre Species

    These Robots Roam Toxic Seafloors to Bring Back New, Bizarre Species

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    Shannon Johnson uses robots to explore deep-sea hydrothermal vents, where science-fiction-worthy animals live in hot, acidic water and munch on bacteria that can survive in space. Experience intense, unique, and sometimes dangerous moments with scientists

  • 04:30 Are We The Only Species That Votes?

    Are We The Only Species That Votes?

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    Our Seeker Daily team will be covering the RNC and the DNC! Stay up-to-date by heading over to http://www.youtube.com/seekerdaily! Democracy has given members of a community a voice in decision making. Is this strictly a 'human thing' or do other animals

  • 04:34 What If Humanity Became an Interstellar Species?

    What If Humanity Became an Interstellar Species?

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    What if humanity grew to be so technologically advanced that we were able to leave our Solar System and spread across interstellar space? Would we hop from one exoplanet to another, colonizing everything on our way? How could we make traveling across the

  • 16:16 My Seven Species Of Robot - Dennis Hong

    My Seven Species Of Robot - Dennis Hong

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    Dennis Hong introduces seven award-winnning, all-terrain robots -- like the humanoid, soccer-playing DARwIn and the cliff-gripping CLIMBeR -- all built by his team at RoMeLa, Virginia Tech. Watch to the end to hear the five creative secrets to his lab's i

  • 16:49 Will Our Kids Be A Different Species? - Juan Enriquez

    Will Our Kids Be A Different Species? - Juan Enriquez

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    Throughout human evolution, multiple versions of humans co-existed. Could we be mid-upgrade now? At TEDxSummit, Juan Enriquez sweeps across time and space to bring us to the present moment -- and shows how technology is revealing evidence that suggests ra

  • 02:32 How Yellowstone Scientists Really Combat Invasive Species

    How Yellowstone Scientists Really Combat Invasive Species

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    Yellowstone cutthroat trout are on the brink of extinction as invasive lake trout continue to eat them. With the park's ecosystem at risk, it's up to scientists to figure out where these predators came from and how to contain them. From: MYSTERY IN YELLOW

  • 02:06 Have We Ever Seen A New Species Arise? - 12 Days Of Evolution #5

    Have We Ever Seen A New Species Arise? - 12 Days Of Evolution #5

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    Watch all 12 Days of Evolution: http://bit.ly/OKTBS12daysPL Tweet http://bit.ly/OKTBS12days5 Share on FB ⇒ http://bit.ly/OKTBS12days5fb ↓ More info and sources below ↓ London Underground mosquitoes: Byrne, Katharine, and Richard A. Nichols. "Culex pipiens

  • 03:32 Invasive Species 101 | National Geographic

    Invasive Species 101 | National Geographic

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  • 03:38 Signs of symbolic behavior emerged at the dawn of our species

    Signs of symbolic behavior emerged at the dawn of our species

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    Early humans made advanced stone tools, used colorful pigments, and formed long-distance networks as environment changed. Read more: http://scim.ag/2FCut4R CREDITS --------------------------------- producer/editor/script/animator Nguyên Khôi Nguyên superv

  • 01:55 What's the Difference Between a Frog and a Toad?

    What's the Difference Between a Frog and a Toad?

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    We look at two amphibians who are very similar and might be a bit difficult to tell apart. The frog and the toad. There are tons of different species for each group with more than 300 different species for toads while there are over a whopping 400 differe

  • 01:22 Half of All North American Shorebirds Use This Rest Stop

    Half of All North American Shorebirds Use This Rest Stop

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    Cheyenne Bottoms is the nation's largest inland marsh, an area of over 60 square miles. It's also the favored resting spot of many species of migrating birds, from pelicans to 27 species of ducks. From: AERIAL AMERICA: The Great Plains http://bit.ly/1rYV6

  • 02:10 How Do Lizards Eat

    How Do Lizards Eat

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    There are more than 6,000 species of lizards in the world. They have evolved different ways of eating food. This video shows how three lizard species eat their food: blue-tongued skink, leopard gecko, and veiled chameleon. Video: Jingling Miao Producer: Y

  • 08:57 Researchers have decoded prairie dog language

    Researchers have decoded prairie dog language

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    This program discusses Prairie Dog Language -- the most sophisticated animal language decoded so far. Con Slobodchikoff, Ph.D., and his students at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, researched the Gunnison's prairie dogs Alarm Calls for over 30 ye

  • 03:16 Sumatran Rhinos Are Nearly Gone—New Plan Launched to Save Them | National Geographic

    Sumatran Rhinos Are Nearly Gone—New Plan Launched to Save Them | National Geographic

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    The smallest rhino species also is the smallest in numbers. With fewer than 80 Sumatran rhinos left, a new project launched to save the species. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe #NationalGeographic #SumatranRhino #EndangeredSpecies About Nationa

  • 04:24 Invading Birds

    Invading Birds

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    Living things change and evolve to survive in the places they live. There are some animals, though, that end up in habitats where they don't belong, and that can cause big trouble for the native species! Hi there! We at SciShow want to learn more about yo

  • 01:47 Polar bears are starving, and this video reveals why

    Polar bears are starving, and this video reveals why

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    Malnutrition may mean the end of the iconic species. Read more - http://scim.ag/2EtYpfC

  • 01:37 Rescue Dogs Taught How To Drive A Car In New Zealand - Video

    Rescue Dogs Taught How To Drive A Car In New Zealand - Video

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    Four-legged friends turn to four wheels as they learn how to drive to show potential dog owners how clever the species can be.

  • 04:27 What Humans Living On Mars Will Look Like In 1,000 Years

    What Humans Living On Mars Will Look Like In 1,000 Years

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    Colonizing Mars might be the best chance to ensure the human species survival in the future. In order to adapt to Mar’s hostile living conditions, our bodies will evolve in ways that might end up with a completely new species of human. Science Insider tel

  • 08:11 What Is The U.S. Doing About Extinction?

    What Is The U.S. Doing About Extinction?

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    What does it mean to be an endangered species? Are endangered species destined for extinction? We're exploring some of these ideas in celebration of Endangered Species Day, May 20th! Help support The Brain Scoop: http://bit.ly/1TjMRAo To learn more: https

  • 03:14 Saving Baby Animals With the Milk Lab

    Saving Baby Animals With the Milk Lab

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    Milk — it’s the elixir of life, the one food all mammals need to survive. But not all milk is the same; every species has its own particular formula. At the National Zoo in Washington, D.C., one team of scientists is dedicated to studying all there is to

  • 09:54 Chronometric Revolution

    Chronometric Revolution

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    Discussion of the relatively recent changes in our ability as a species to shine light on our deep past More free lessons at: http://www.khanacademy.org/video?v=5mNTvtjDnP8

  • 03:17 Smithsonian National Zoo (webisode)

    Smithsonian National Zoo (webisode)

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    A brief look at Great Museums' episode featuring the Smithsonian National Zoo and its efforts to save endangered species of our planet, which aired on Public Television in Fall 2008. Click on http://greatmuseums.org for more information.

  • 10:25 Speciation: Of Ligers&Men - Crash Course Biology #15

    Speciation: Of Ligers&Men - Crash Course Biology #15

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    Hank explains speciation - the evolutionary process by which new biological species arise - in terms of finches, ligers, mules, and dogs. Crash Course Biology is now available on DVD! http://dft.ba/-8css Like CrashCourse on Facebook: http://www.facebook.c

  • 01:49 Predators vs. Prey On The African Savanna

    Predators vs. Prey On The African Savanna

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    The African savanna is a vast, sprawling grassland ecosystem, home to a diverse community of animals.  These species form a complex, interdependent relationship. Lionesses are constantly on the prowl for food, scoping out herds of wildebeest to take down

  • 01:18 Rainbow Wings - The Dance of Time (TRAILER)

    Rainbow Wings - The Dance of Time (TRAILER)

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    The rainbow images are real and naturally occur when sunlight shines through theblack Jacobin hummingbird’s wings.Winner of 10 awards "The Dance of Time" takes the viewer on a unique journey of beauty and into the infinite cycles of nature.Filmed ov

  • 06:32 The Taxonomy Of Candy

    The Taxonomy Of Candy

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    In our previous video 'What is a Species?,' we talked about the many ways scientists approach classifying organisms. So, I thought it'd be fun to get a few scientists from The Field Museum to apply their taxonomic know-how on something we're all familiar

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  • 11:30 Community Ecology: Feel The Love - Crash Course Ecology #4

    Community Ecology: Feel The Love - Crash Course Ecology #4

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    Interactions between species are what define ecological communities, and community ecology studies these interactions anywhere they take place. Although interspecies interactions are mostly competitive, competition is pretty dangerous, so a lot of interac

  • 04:32 How the Animal Kingdom Sleeps

    How the Animal Kingdom Sleeps

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    Sleep is universal in the animal kingdom, but each species slumbers in a different — and often mysterious — way. Some animals snooze with half their brain, while others only sleep for two hours a day (without even suffering sleep deprivation!). Ed Yong gu

  • 01:29 Tiniest Chameleons Have Fastest Tongues

    Tiniest Chameleons Have Fastest Tongues

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    Chameleon’s long, strong tongues pack the biggest wallops on land. To find out just how fast and powerful these lickers are, researchers used high-speed cameras to film different species of chameleon as they snapped up a cricket treat. Learn more: http://

  • 03:36 Why 10 Daily Tons of Ant Poop Keep This Rainforest Thriving

    Why 10 Daily Tons of Ant Poop Keep This Rainforest Thriving

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    The soil in the rainforests of Barro Colorado is packed with nutrients, but where does it come from? The answer lies high up in the canopy, where a remarkable, prolific species of nest-building ants drops its waste. From: MYSTERIES OF THE RAINFOREST http:

  • 07:48 The Science of Speciation – Molecular Adaptation in Vampire Bats

    The Science of Speciation – Molecular Adaptation in Vampire Bats

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    Over 20% of all living mammal species are bats, and each is adapted to a particular diet: nectar, fruit, meat, insects—even blood! Follow scientists into the jungles of Brazil, and to a genomic sequencing lab at Temple University, as they decode the evolu

  • 06:27 Space School- Earth

    Space School- Earth

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    A fragile blue marble floating through space, Earth may seem small, but is unlike any planet ever discovered. Home to millions of species, including humans, the Earth remains a complex and fragile planet, unique in almost every way.

  • 02:01 This Mysterious Remedy Might Cure One Of The Deadliest Diseases

    This Mysterious Remedy Might Cure One Of The Deadliest Diseases

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    A tree in Africa contains compounds that kill mosquitoes and the malaria parasite they carry. Could this be the key to ending malaria? Why Can't We Get Rid Of Mosquitoes? - https://youtu.be/eg0CdYzpU2c Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here - http://bit.l

  • 03:59 Scientists Go on a Mission to Save Sea Turtles

    Scientists Go on a Mission to Save Sea Turtles

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    Over the past half century, Leatherback turtle numbers have suffered a disastrous decline of almost 70%. Researchers in Panama are pulling out all the stops to save this cherished species. From the Show: Panama's Animal Highway http://bit.ly/2AUBgAP

  • 01:00 Behold the Scorpion King

    Behold the Scorpion King

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    This is the dictator scorpion. With the ability to grow up to 8 inches in length, it’s one of the largest scorpion species in the world. But despite its size, these guys have relatively weak venom, relying instead on their enormous claws to catch their pr

  • 01:46 Feuding Iguanas and Giant Rodents Rule This Cuban Island

    Feuding Iguanas and Giant Rodents Rule This Cuban Island

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    In the Jardines de la Reina, an archipelago in the southern part of Cuba, two species have managed to co-exist in not-quite-harmony: the endangered Cuban iguana and the hutia, a type of large rodent. From: CASTRO'S SECRET REEF http://bit.ly/2nNjSuC

  • 01:31 Popular Arnold VS Megalodon Shark

    Arnold VS Megalodon Shark

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    Can Arnold survive being eaten by a giant Megalodon shark, the most powerful creature of the sea? Watch and find out. Megalodon, meaning "big tooth," is an extinct species of shark that lived approximately 23 to 2.6 million years ago, during the Early Mio

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  • 02:53 Lionfish Are a Plague. Can Training Sharks to Eat Them Work?

    Lionfish Are a Plague. Can Training Sharks to Eat Them Work?

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    Lionfish, which are native to the Indo-Pacific but were accidentally introduced to the Caribbean, are decimating native fish species. To help limit their damage, scientists are teaching sharks to prey on them. From: CASTRO'S SECRET REEF http://bit.ly/2nNj

  • 04:18 The Fish With Human Teeth

    The Fish With Human Teeth

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    A fish with eerily human-like teeth was caught in a New Jersey lake. And scientists have learned to speak Bird! ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Justin Ove, Justin Le

  • 01:21 This Gecko Is Clinging for Survival

    This Gecko Is Clinging for Survival

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    Found exclusively in the territory of New Caledonia, New Caledonian geckos are the largest living species of their kind. Growing up to 14 inches in length, a green mossy pattern coats their body, camouflaging them within their natural habitat. Unlike most

  • 01:27 The Giant Anteater Carries On, 25 Million Years and Counting

    The Giant Anteater Carries On, 25 Million Years and Counting

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    Meet Peter, a giant anteater at the Santa Ana Zoo. Reaching up to 7 feet in length, these guys are the largest of the four anteater species. Without teeth, anteaters use their long tongues to catch and consume their prey. Their tongues can flick up to 150

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  • 18:30 What Do Babies Think? - Alison Gopnik

    What Do Babies Think? - Alison Gopnik

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    "Babies and young children are like the R&D division of the human species," says psychologist Alison Gopnik. Her research explores the sophisticated intelligence-gathering and decision-making that babies are really doing when they play. Talk by Alison Gop

  • 04:11 Can Science Tell Us How Humans Will Evolve? | Earth Lab

    Can Science Tell Us How Humans Will Evolve? | Earth Lab

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    Every species is constantly evolving, but can science tell us what human evolution will look like? Best of Earth Lab: http://bit.ly/EarthLabOriginals Best of BBC Earth: http://bit.ly/TheBestOfBBCEarthVideos The Doctors Are In The House: http://bit.ly/TheD

  • 02:37 In Search of Undiscovered Insects

    In Search of Undiscovered Insects

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    If you think entomologists just sit in labs all day looking at slides, think again. Dr. R. Isaí Madriz is out in the field, embarking on dangerous expeditions to the harsh, remote Patagonian Ice Fields in search of undiscovered insect species. These insec

  • 14:30 The Rarest Ducklings on earth

    The Rarest Ducklings on earth

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    The hatching of the rarest ducklings on earth. Hi everyone we’re back with a wonderful story about three ducklings of a species that has almost gone extinct. Ever since I was a little boy, ducklings have been my first love. So I was thrilled when I

  • 01:36 Jewel Caterpillar from the Amazon rainforest of Ecuador

    Jewel Caterpillar from the Amazon rainforest of Ecuador

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    What looks like a tasty gummy sweet is actually a Translucent Jewel Caterpillar from the Amazon rainforest of Ecuador. This species is probably Minacraga argentata and belongs to a family of moths known as Dalceridae whose larvae are also called slug cate

  • 05:55 The Time Terror Birds Invaded

    The Time Terror Birds Invaded

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    About 5 million years ago, a new predator made its way from the south and onto the coastal plains of North America. It was a giant, flightless, carnivorous bird and came to be known by one of the coolest and most richly earned nicknames in all of paleonto

  • 01:28 This Butterfly Was Extinct, 10 Years Later it Reappeared

    This Butterfly Was Extinct, 10 Years Later it Reappeared

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    The Palos Verdes blue is an extremely rare butterfly species that can only be found in one specific area of Southern California. In the 1980s, the true blue beauty was thought to have been extinct, but in later years, was rediscovered the wild, to the sho

  • 00:59 TIL: Some Sharks Can Glow In The Dark

    TIL: Some Sharks Can Glow In The Dark

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    You probably know that your visual perception of the world is a bit different than your pets’. Dogs see things with less color than humans, snakes can see infrared, and if you have a pet bull, it lives in a world where red and green are the same color. Th

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  • 01:24 Can you tell how this frog is feeling just from his voice?

    Can you tell how this frog is feeling just from his voice?

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    Despite the years of evolutionary time that separate our species, most people can distinguish high-arousal from low-arousal calls. Try for yourself. Learn more: http://scim.ag/2tX3RB0 Read the paper: http://rspb.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/284/1859

  • 02:48 Taking on Hawaii’s Plant Extinction Crisis

    Taking on Hawaii’s Plant Extinction Crisis

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    For the past 45 years, Steve Perlman has dedicated himself to saving Hawaii’s dying species of plant life. As a field botanist for the Plant Extinction Prevention Program, Perlman focuses on cultivating rare plants in the wild, often navigating unchartere

  • 02:07 Here's what's actually inside a whale's blowhole

    Here's what's actually inside a whale's blowhole

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    If you ever watch a whale breathe, you'll see plumes of mist shoot out of a hole in its head. Contrary to popular belief, that's not seawater. It's actually a cocktail mix of hot air and bacteria. As a whale breaches the surface, it opens its blowhole. It

  • 10:38 Popular 5 Human Impacts On The Environment: Crash Course Ecology #10

    5 Human Impacts On The Environment: Crash Course Ecology #10

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    Hank gives the run down on the top five ways humans are negatively impacting the environment and having detrimental effects on the valuable ecosystem services which a healthy biosphere provides. Like Crash Course? http://www.facebook.com/YouTubeCrashCours

  • 01:23 TIL: We Have Lost 50% Of Wildlife Since 1970

    TIL: We Have Lost 50% Of Wildlife Since 1970

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    In less than two generations, population sizes of vertebrate species have dropped by more than 50 percent. According to 2014’s Living Planet Report, this means we have lost over half of our birds, amphibians, reptiles, fish, and mammals. The situation is

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    Pale Blue Dot. Our Earth. Space. Carl Sagan.

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    Tiny Chameleons’ Tongues Pack Strongest Punch (High-Speed Footage)

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    INDIAN GIANT SQUIRREL : RATUFA INDICA

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    Scientist Gains Vision Underwater

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    Why Do We Have 10 Fingers And 10 Toes?

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    The Road Best Traveled: A Tale Of Ants, Slime Mold And The New Jersey Turnpike

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    So ... Sometimes Fireflies Eat Other Fireflies | Deep Look

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    The Humans That Lived Before Us

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  • 01:34 TIL: Lionfish Jewelry Can Help Save the Ocean | Today I Learned

    TIL: Lionfish Jewelry Can Help Save the Ocean | Today I Learned

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  • 01:46 Sir David Attenborough Reads Charles Darwin - #Attenborough90 - BBC

    Sir David Attenborough Reads Charles Darwin - #Attenborough90 - BBC

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    Why These Parasites Eat Their Hosts To Survive

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  • 06:16 The secret superpowers of jellyfish

    The secret superpowers of jellyfish

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  • 03:56 Can 3D Printing Save Rhinos From Extinction?

    Can 3D Printing Save Rhinos From Extinction?

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  • 04:51 Do Elephants Really Never Forget? Here’s How Their Brains Are Different From Ours

    Do Elephants Really Never Forget? Here’s How Their Brains Are Different From Ours

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    The age when dogs are cutest, according to science

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    Decoding the Secret Signals of Glow-in-the-Dark Sea Creatures

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    Gulper Eel Balloons Its Massive Jaws | Nautilus Live

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    What’s Hiding Deep Within The Rainforest?

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    Quokkas: The Happiest Animals on the Internet

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  • 03:41 Rainforests 101 | National Geographic

    Rainforests 101 | National Geographic

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    What Are The Most Mysterious Places On Earth?

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    If An Asteroid Didn’t Kill All The Dinosaurs, What Did?

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  • 03:53 Heart Cells Are Bringing Robots To Life

    Heart Cells Are Bringing Robots To Life

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    Seriously, Stop Feeding Wild Animals!

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  • 01:51 Becoming King Of The Lionfish To Save The Ocean

    Becoming King Of The Lionfish To Save The Ocean

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    Narwhals: Unicorns of the Sea!

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    Meet The Tiny Foxes That Shouldn’t Be Alive | WIRED

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    Tough Times for the World's Oldest Trees

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    Why the Male Black Widow is a Real Home Wrecker | Deep Look

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  • 02:54 Mosasaurs 101 | National Geographic

    Mosasaurs 101 | National Geographic

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  • 03:55 Extraordinary Octopus Takes To Land - The Hunt - BBC Earth

    Extraordinary Octopus Takes To Land - The Hunt - BBC Earth

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  • 05:49 Meet the REAL 'Bruni' from Frozen 2! | Maddie Moate

    Meet the REAL 'Bruni' from Frozen 2! | Maddie Moate

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    Snippet: Watch a juvenile little skate walk with tiny legs

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    Animals That Were Saved From Extinction | Earth Unplugged

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  • 02:11 Which Bear Is Best?

    Which Bear Is Best?

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