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How do rodents carry out ‘whisk’ assessments? | Natural History Museum

How do rodents carry out ‘whisk’ assessments? | Natural History Museum

Our world is one of light and vision We will never experience the dark as some mammals do, filled with detailed sensory information But we are beginning to understand the role of some key features, like whiskers Whiskers are particularly important for small, nocturnal, arboreal mammals. They use them for foraging, so finding and identifying …

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Chicago Adventure, Part Four: Rodents of Unusual Size (And Other Mammals, Too)

Chicago Adventure, Part Four: Rodents of Unusual Size (And Other Mammals, Too)

The Chicago Field Museum is one of the largest and most respected natural history museums in the world. Join me as we go behind the scenes! Dun dun dun! Are these elephants?! Yes. – Oh my god! Here, oh let me just open my cabinet of elephants. Good thing I’ve been working out. Oh my …

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10 Interesting Facts About Love You Probably Don’t Know According To Science..!!(love alarm)

10 Interesting Facts About Love You Probably Don’t Know According To Science..!!(love alarm)

when you think about love you probably picture couples holding hands or driving off into the sunset together falling in love is exciting colors seem brighter obstacles seem to vanish the whole world is a more beautiful place because of our newfound lover although this may seem true at the moment some of those strong …

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Moore’s Law and The Secret World Of Ones And Zeroes

Moore’s Law and The Secret World Of Ones And Zeroes

Behold! The transistor, a tiny switch about the size of a virus that can control the flow of a small electrical current. It’s one of the most important inventions ever because when it’s on, it’s on and when it’s off, it’s off. Sounds simple. Probably too simple. But this “either/or” situation is incredibly useful because …

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The incredible ibex defies gravity and climbs a dam | Forces of Nature with Brian Cox – BBC

The incredible ibex defies gravity and climbs a dam | Forces of Nature with Brian Cox – BBC

The rock that was used to build this dam contains essential minerals that have been dissolved in water Mineral rich and the calcium that these animals need to stay strong And there’s scalar dam to get them Without these salts and minerals their bones won’t grow their nervous systems and muscles can’t function Movement and …

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The Excretory System: From Your Heart to the Toilet – CrashCourse Biology #29

The Excretory System: From Your Heart to the Toilet –  CrashCourse Biology #29

One of the coolest and most important things that our bodies do is maintain this thing called homeostasis, the regulation of a stable internal environment, no matter where we are or what we’re doing. After all, we put our bodies through a lot every single day: We’re always adding food and liquid and chemicals, and …