Zebra Bits
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Zebra Bits

Welcome… to… The Brain Scoop! We’re back, with Anna Goldman, and today we have a zebra! How long do you think it was in the freezer? Oh god, I don’t know, um… – Did I already ask that? I would assume, since he was pretty far back, and in a bucket, it’s definitely longer than […]

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How to Make A Humanzee
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How to Make A Humanzee

There are a bunch of cross species hybrids out there: mules, ligers zebroids, beefalo, we recently discussed the majestic grolar bear but we tend to think of humans on a different level from that. We are human, there’s no species even close to us; how could we possibly interbreed with something– also, blegh! But guess […]

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Why Dogs Have Floppy Ears: An Animated Tale
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Why Dogs Have Floppy Ears: An Animated Tale

Here’s a strange thing wolves and coyotes have these big upright ears. All the better to hear you with. But my dog Zeke here has floppy ears. Why the difference? Doesn’t he need to hear too? Charles Darwin himself actually thought a lot about this question. 150 years ago, he published a book that said, […]

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Why Do Female Hyenas Have Pseudo-Penises?!
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Why Do Female Hyenas Have Pseudo-Penises?!

Hi, this is Kate from MinuteEarth, and before we start, I want to let you know that this video covers the ins and outs of hyena genitalia, so if that’s not something you’re keen to learn about, you can check out some of our other videos. But from the comments on our recent hyena video, […]

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How do Horses Sleep? | #aumsum
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How do Horses Sleep? | #aumsum

It’s AumSum Time Hi guys. Can you guess the title of my next video? Oh no. I’m gonna die. Just kidding. Hurry up. Write your guess in the comments section below. My horse fainted. Somebody help. Just kidding. Horses can sleep lying down, but being massive in size. They wouldn’t be able to get up […]

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Understanding & Raising Sheep : Types of Sheep
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Understanding & Raising Sheep : Types of Sheep

Okay so there are many different types of sheep in the world. I don’t even know how many different breeds but I would estimate hundreds. And basically they are divided into two major sets; meat sheep and wool sheep. In a meat sheep, they really don’t even have this nice woolly coat that our sheep […]

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Science Trek: The Web Show: Horses
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Science Trek: The Web Show: Horses

(MUSIC) CARTAN-HANSEN: HI, I’M JOAN CARTAN-HANSEN, AND WELCOME TO SCIENCE TREK, THE WEB SHOW, AND WELCOME TO THE WESTERN STAR RANCH. JOINING ME TO ANSWER YOUR QUESTIONS ABOUT HORSES ARE MYRON AMSDEN, PRESIDENT OF THE IDAHO QUARTER HORSE ASSOCIATION AND A FARRIER, AND DR. MADISON SEAMANS, AN EQUINE VETERINARIAN. THANK YOU BOTH FOR BEING HERE. […]

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We met the world’s first domesticated foxes

– Fox number one. So, that is me, locked in a pen in San Diego. And that is a very special red fox from Russia. We’re testing whether the fox likes me, because it’s actually bred to be friendly towards people. And, in that moment, I’m really hoping it passes the test. I’m just minding […]

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