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Channel: It's Okay To Be Smart
Categories: Anatomy   |   Biology   |   Science  
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Part 1 of 3 in my series about why our bodies are shaped the way they are. Stay tuned for part 2 and 3 later this week! Make sure you head over BrainCraft and check out the rest of our collaboration!

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Still of that crazy face comes from FKA twigs' "Water Me":

Evolution of the nervous system:

Step by step along the evolutionary tree:

Evolutionary timeline of vertebrates:

How old are Hox genes:
Hox genes in development: The Hox Code

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Kate Eads - Associate Producer
Katie Graham - Director of Photography
Motion Graphics and Editing - Arts+LaborStephanie Noone - Producer, Arts+Labor
John Knudsen - Gaffer

"Ouroboros" by Kevin MacLeod

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