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Arthropods (Crustaceans, Insects, etc.)

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How Life Came to Land
From YouTube, produced by TED education
Spiders and crustaceans, also known as arthropods, led the charge from water to land--now outnumbering all terrestrial animals. But what about arthropods makes them so adaptable to life on land? Marine biologist Tierney Thys, and Noé Sardet and Shari... [more]
November 19, 2012 at 11:09 AM
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Ages: 7 - 12
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Arthropods by StudyJams
From scholastic.com, produced by Scholastic
Arthropods make up 75% of invertebrates.  Arthropods have several qualities in common:  jointed legs, bodies divided into sections, and an exoskeleton, or shell.  Some of the arthropods you may know include: lobsters, millipedes, spiders, ants, and b... [more]
May 15, 2011 at 08:52 PM
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Ages: 7 - 18
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Spiders Jump With Deadly Accuracy in Green Light
From nationalgeographic.com, produced by National Geographic
Researchers have discovered a unique visual attribute that jumping spiders use in attacking and catching prey. The arachnids use what is called image defocus-proven in part by videos that show spiders jumping with deadly accuracy in green light (and ... [more]
February 6, 2012 at 11:51 AM
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Ages: 12 - 18
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Finding Glow-in-the-Dark Millipedes
From sciencefriday.com, produced by Chris Lavin
Forget the fireflies, check out these lightning bugs of a different color.  SciFri listener Chris Lavin stumbled upon fluorescing blue millipedes during an evening stroll near her home in Canyon, California and sent along video documentation. Glowing... [more]
June 4, 2012 at 02:06 PM
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Ages: 6 - 14
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Horseshoe Crab Trilobite Larvae Shortly After Hatching
From arkive.org, produced by arkive.org--BBC History
This short video gives excellent real life, close up footage of Horseshoe Crab Larvae shortly after they have hatched. Despite their common name, horseshoe crabs are not crabs but are related to arachnids (spiders, scorpions, ticks and mites), and ar... [more]
March 4, 2012 at 10:50 PM
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Ages: 6 - 14
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Adult Horseshoe Crabs Mating
From arkive.org, produced by arkive.org--BBC History
This short video gives excellent real life footage of adult Horseshoe crabs mating on the shore. Students will get a close up view of the soft eggs with baby crabs inside. Despite their common name, horseshoe crabs are not crabs but are related to ar... [more]
March 4, 2012 at 10:45 PM
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Ages: 6 - 14
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Horseshoe Crab Eggs on Shore and Being Eaten by Gulls
From arkive.org, produced by arkive.org--BBC History
This short video gives excellent real life, close up footage of Horseshoe Crab eggs floating in water on the shore and being eaten by seagulls. Despite their common name, horseshoe crabs are not crabs but are related to arachnids (spiders, scorpions,... [more]
March 4, 2012 at 10:30 PM
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Ages: 6 - 14
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Gulls Feeding on Horseshoe Crab Eggs on Shore
From arkive.org, produced by arkive.org--BBC History
This short video gives excellent real life, close up footage of Gulls eating Horseshoe Crab eggs on water's shore. Despite their common name, horseshoe crabs are not crabs but are related to arachnids (spiders, scorpions, ticks and mites), and are th... [more]
March 4, 2012 at 10:53 PM
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Ages: 5 - 10
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Backyard Bugs
From pbslearningmedia.org, produced by Thirteen/WNET New York
Do you like insects? In this video from Wild TV, you will see and hear about many different kinds of insects. Some crawl like spiders and centipedes, while others fly, walk on water and even flip and click. You will learn the names of some interestin... [more]
March 10, 2012 at 11:25 AM
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Emperor Scorpions at Insect fair 2009
From YouTube, produced by JCDMI
Some interesting footage of Emperor Scorpions (sold as pets) at this year's (2009, 23rd anual) Los Angeles Museum of Natural History's insect fair. These scary-looking bugs can be handled safely if you know what you're doing. They also glow under UV ... [more]
July 14, 2012 at 09:16 PM
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