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The secret to a tuna’s sharp turns

The secret to a tuna’s sharp turns

Tuna have found a new use for their lymphatic systems In humans, the lymphatic system produces and transports white blood cells Tuna have co-opted it for an additional job The liquid lymph is used to create hydraulic pressure, which the tuna use to raise their fins. The higher angle helps stabilize quick turns without reducing […]

How Cod Saved the Vikings

How Cod Saved the Vikings

When I was in the Lofoten Islands in northern Norway, I came across one of the strangest sights I have ever seen: cod. [♫ ominous low tone fades in ♪] Hundreds of thousands of them, strung up on racks, [♫ ominous low tone fades in ♪] their stench blanketing entire villages. This annual massacre has […]

Why are Fish eating Plastic? | #aumsum

Why are Fish eating Plastic? | #aumsum

It’s AumSum Time. Can you guess the title of my next video? Hurry up. Write your guess in the comments section below. Why are fish eating plastic? Every year, about 8 million metric tons of plastic waste is dumped into our oceans. Hence, in some parts of the oceans. There is more plastic than planktons […]

Why We Sucked At Counting Fish (Until Now)

Why We Sucked At Counting Fish (Until Now)

When Galileo trained his homemade telescope on the night sky, it transformed from a black pool populated by a few thousand stars into a sparkling sea filled with ten times the number. And today, with the help of bigger and better telescopes, we know that our home galaxy – the Milky Way – is an […]

The Salmon’s Truly Horrifying Life Cycle

The Salmon’s Truly Horrifying Life Cycle

Hey there! Welcome to life noggin! Stay tuned at the end of this video for a huge announcement involving Life Noggin AND some of my favorite animation creators on youtube! Well there Qbot 9001, what kind of question are you cooking up for me today? Let’s see what we have here! “What if humans migrated […]

Time Lapse: Ants Carrying Fish Pellets Into the Nest

Time Lapse: Ants Carrying Fish Pellets Into the Nest

[Intro] Greetings, A.C. Family. We’ve got a special video for this week. And boy is it satisfying… Well, if you’re an ant-lover like me, that is. Because we received such a great response to our previous video, several months back, of our black crazy ants, the Dark Nights, drinking drops of honey, I wanted to […]

How GMO Salmon is Changing our Food System | Future of Food

How GMO Salmon is Changing our Food System | Future of Food

– I’ll just call in an aberration. It’s that Frankenfish is what we call it. – Frankenfish. – [News Anchor] Frankenfish! – Frankenfish… – [Micheal] That Frankenfish that they’re talking about, well, this is it. It’s a bio engineered fish and it’s got a lot of people feeling a lot of things. – It is […]

Tarpon Genetic Recapture Study

Tarpon Genetic Recapture Study

Tarpon are one of the most popular and lucrative sport fisheries in Florida waters. Every year tarpon fishing brings millions of dollars to the state economy even though strict state regulations make it generally a catch-and-release fishery. Recreational anglers can help protect and manage these valuable fish by taking part in a field study conducted […]

Sucky Fish & Relationship Advice from Ants | Natural News from The Field Museum | Ep. 3

Sucky Fish & Relationship Advice from Ants | Natural News from The Field Museum | Ep. 3

Heey and welcome back to Natural News from The Field Museum! Todays stories include exciting dinosaur discoveries, things that suck, and the importance of not becoming a parasite in any long-term relationship you may have. Lets go! Fishes collections manager Caleb McMahan and co-authors recently had a publication in the Occasional Papers of the Museum […]