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These Baby Toads Burst Out Of Their Mom’s Back

Reproduction in the Surinam toad is your classic love story. Two toads meet. They fall in love. And next thin you know dozens of little toadlets come bursting out from under their mother’s skin. I’m Anna Rothschild, and this is Gross Science. The common Surinam toad, also called Pipa pipa, is an aquatic amphibian that …

Xenomorph Praetorian Guards – Explained

Xenomorph Praetorian Guards – Explained

In the evolution of the xenomorph species, one form of the creature that stands between the full grown alien warrior and the alien queen would be the Praetorian Xenomorph. The Praetorian is larger than the average drone alien, and a fair deal stronger as well, with a heavily armoured exoskeleton and a skull-dome strikingly similar …

Alien Biospheres: Part 3 – Cladistics and Ecology

Alien Biospheres: Part 3 – Cladistics and Ecology

In the last episode we covered the first 4 billion years of our alien planet’s history, including the evolution of complex multicellular life and the resultant explosion of biodiversity from which emerged two body plans. As of yet, these bodyplans only serve as theoretical blueprints, but with the passing of millions of years, the various …

Do Horseshoe Crabs STING?!

Do Horseshoe Crabs STING?!

– [Coyote] Mark. – [Mark] What’s wrong? – Are you ready to see an alien? (suspenseful music) – [Coyote Voiceover] Like clockwork, it’s a guarantee that twice a day the tide will rise and the tide will fall. As it recedes, we have all learned that an incredible world of underwater marine animals become temporarily …

Jellyfish Challenge!

Jellyfish Challenge!

– [Coyote] Here comes one. – [Mark Where? – [Coyote] Oh it’s too deep. – [Mark] Too deep for what? – [Coyote] I’m gonna try to catch one. – [Mark] You’re gonna catch a jellyfish? – [Coyote] I’m gonna catch a jellyfish, ready? – [Mark] Is that possible? – [Coyote] I think so. – [Mark] …

World’s 10 Most Mysterious Underwater Anomalies

HYBRID LIBRARIAN presenta… LAS 10 ANOMALÍAS SUBACUÁTICAS MÁS MISTERIOSAS Desde rastros inesperados de edificios hasta objetos no identificados, aquí están 10 anomalías encontradas en las profundidades… MONUMENTO EN EL LAGO MACDONALD (CANADÁ) Al llevarse a cabo un proyecto submarino único en 2005 en el Lago MacDonald en Ontario, Canadá… …los buzos encontraron una extraña estructura …