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A simple way to tell insects apart: Look at their mouthparts

There are nearly a million known insect species in the world, but most have one of just five common types of mouthparts. Why is this information useful to scientists?...

Golden Age of Insect Aviation: The Great Grasshoppers

Golden Age of Insect Aviation: The Great Grasshoppers, a 10 second adventure by Wayne Unten. Music by Dave Gottlieb. Unten writes: “In 1903, Olivia Wright was the first to pilot...

Symbiose, a stop motion animation by Rosalie Benevello

...with the forest creatures around them… and they get a bit of help from them, too. Animation director Rosalie Benevello created the piece as a first year short at La...

Only Slightly Exaggerated, a Studio Ghibli-style animation for Travel Oregon

Scored by the Oregon Symphony, Only Slightly Exaggerated is a fantastical tourism commercial created for Travel Oregon by Portland-based advertising agency Wieden + Kennedy. The video celebrates the...

That’s about the size, a classic animation from Sesame Street

Classic Sesame Street time: That’s about the size. Next, check out The World’s Largest Tuba, the largest Rubik’s Cube in the world, and more from Sesame Street....

Richard Feynman – Ode To A Flower, Animated

Richard Feynman – Ode To A Flower, an animation from Fraser Davidson. The quote, by Nobel Prize winning physicist Richard Feynman, was given in 1981 when he was interviewed...

Why isn’t the world covered in poop?

...can thank the humble dung beetle for eating up the excess. Eleanor Slade and Paul Manning explain how these valiant insects make quick work of an endless stream of feces....

Look Up! The Billion-Bug Highway You Can’t See

When British scientist Jason Chapman told us… there are 3 billion insects passing over your head in a summer month, he was talking about his survey in Great Britain....

Minuscule: The Caterpillar and the Brook (and more)

...to find a few online. If you’re in France, the UK, Australia, or elsewhere in the world, you’ll hopefully have better luck! In the archives: More videos with animated insects....

Why do animals form swarms?

When many individual organisms come together and move as one entity, that’s a swarm. From a handful of birds to billions of insects, swarms can be almost any size....

Carnivorous Plants and Killer Ants – Gross Science

In this episode of NOVA’s Gross Science, Anna Rothschild introduces us to the carnivorous fanged pitcher plant (Nepenthes Bicalcarata) that preys on unsuspecting insects, but has a special relationship with...

Out of the Inkwell: The Tantalizing Fly (1919)

From the Out of the Inkwell series of rotoscope-created cartoons, this is The Tantalizing Fly (1919) by animation pioneer and rotoscope inventor Max Fleischer. In addition to Koko the...

Help your local honey bees: Plant a bee-friendly garden

Pollinators like the honey bee are a huge part of how our food grows, but recently, honey bee populations have been in decline due to what scientists believe...

Casse-croûte (Snacks)

From directing duo Burcu & Geoffrey, Burcu Sankur and Geoffrey Godet, enjoy these elegant and beautifully animated creatures as they look for a snack: Casse-croûte. Related shorts: By...

Gotta Eat! and Classifying Organisms – Crash Course Kids

Why do we eat and how does what we eat help classify what we are? In these first two episodes from Crash Course Kids, Sabrina Cruz explains...

How Do Bees Make Honey?

Drinking from 1,000 flowers might be enough to fill a honey bee’s stomach, but that may not be the stomach you’re thinking of. Bees have two different stomachs...

Raccoon and the Light

What happens when a raccoon finds an abandoned flashlight in the woods? Explore the dark and discover some of the creatures that live in it with Raccoon and...

Why Is Blue So Rare In Nature?

Among living things, the color blue is oddly rare. Blue rocks, blue sky, blue water, sure. But blue animals? They are few and far between. And the ones...

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