Cool Facts About Animals

Cool Facts About Animals

114 episodes

This is a podcast by and for kids giving you the coolest facts about the coolest animals. We research our episodes carefully, distilling the information into manageable segments, focusing on the things that really make these animals unusual. Thanks for listening!

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Horseshoe Crabs

Published: March 7, 2021, 9:44 p.m.
Duration: 27 minutes 28 seconds

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Dragons with Mr. Eric and Dracomax of What If World

Published: Feb. 14, 2021, 11:11 p.m.
Duration: 35 minutes 47 seconds

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Toads, Alligators and Turtles with Gina Zwicky

Published: Jan. 29, 2021, 2:24 p.m.
Duration: 22 minutes 17 seconds

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Honey Badger

Published: Jan. 10, 2021, 8:33 p.m.
Duration: 18 minutes 3 seconds

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Sea Star Holiday Activity Video!

Published: Dec. 28, 2020, 6:35 p.m.
Duration: 48 seconds

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Starfish aka Sea Star

Published: Dec. 24, 2020, 1:39 a.m.
Duration: 27 minutes 44 seconds

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Gross Facts About Animals

Published: Dec. 13, 2020, 10:05 p.m.
Duration: 21 minutes 35 seconds

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Opossum

Published: Nov. 26, 2020, 4:36 a.m.
Duration: 23 minutes 40 seconds

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Episode Swap: Nature Nerds

Published: Nov. 12, 2020, 2:24 p.m.
Duration: 24 minutes 26 seconds

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Crows - Halloween Episode!

Published: Oct. 26, 2020, 1:38 p.m.
Duration: 29 minutes 36 seconds

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Peacocks (Peafowl)

Published: Oct. 5, 2020, 3:02 a.m.
Duration: 22 minutes 6 seconds

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Dragonflies with Dr. Jessica Ware

Published: Sept. 8, 2020, 3:50 a.m.
Duration: 39 minutes 1 second

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"The Naughty Crew" Music Video

Published: Sept. 3, 2020, 11 p.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 6 seconds

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Pink River Dolphins

Published: Aug. 17, 2020, 12:03 a.m.
Duration: 24 minutes 53 seconds

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Spider Monkeys, Part II: Interview with Dr. Michelle Rodrigues

Published: July 30, 2020, 4:17 p.m.
Duration: 33 minutes 49 seconds

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Bonus: Corduroy's Origin Story

Published: July 14, 2020, 7 p.m.
Duration: 13 minutes 14 seconds

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Bonus: Jaguar's Origin Story

Published: July 12, 2020, 4:14 p.m.
Duration: 22 minutes 45 seconds

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Spider Monkeys

Published: June 28, 2020, 2:18 a.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 6 seconds

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Elephants Pt. 2: Interview with Dr. Josh Plotnik

Published: June 12, 2020, 8:03 p.m.
Duration: 31 minutes 11 seconds

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Elephants (Part I)

Published: May 26, 2020, 2:08 a.m.
Duration: 21 minutes 21 seconds

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Blue Tailed Day Geckos with Dr. Travis Hagey

Published: May 15, 2020, 2:50 a.m.
Duration: 24 minutes 54 seconds

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Just for Fun: Jaguar and Corduroy Present Laugh Town

Published: April 25, 2020, 3:44 p.m.
Duration: 27 minutes 28 seconds

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Earth Day Episode! Cool Animal Facts!

Published: April 22, 2020, 7 a.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 33 seconds

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Kids Listen Activity Podcast: Extinct Animals!

Published: April 20, 2020, 7 a.m.
Duration: 1 minute 47 seconds

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Tardigrades/Water Bears

Published: April 15, 2020, 10:09 p.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 15 seconds

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Rebroadcast: Unicorns (April Fools!)

Published: April 1, 2020, 10 a.m.
Duration: 27 minutes 48 seconds

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Giant Clams with Dr. Dan Killam

Published: March 28, 2020, 10:06 p.m.
Duration: 27 minutes

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Introducing the Kids Listen Activity Podcast!

Published: March 18, 2020, 12:57 p.m.
Duration: 1 minute 50 seconds

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How Kids Can Help Animals – Interview with Allyson Shaw of Nat Geo Kids

Published: March 11, 2020, 5:30 p.m.
Duration: 27 minutes 53 seconds

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Koalas

Published: Feb. 28, 2020, 7:50 p.m.
Duration: 22 minutes 52 seconds

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Bonus! Interview with Dr. Jim Sanderson: Andean Cat

Published: Feb. 3, 2020, 10:36 p.m.
Duration: 36 minutes 50 seconds

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Bonus! Strange Animals

Published: Jan. 21, 2020, 2:32 a.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 38 seconds

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Colossal Squid

Published: Jan. 2, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Duration: 16 minutes 55 seconds

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Bonus: Jaguar and Corduroy Holiday Traditions

Published: Dec. 5, 2019, 7:51 p.m.
Duration: 10 minutes 15 seconds

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Velociraptor - Dinosaur Terrorist of the Cretaceous!

Published: Dec. 1, 2019, 7:25 p.m.
Duration: 18 minutes 12 seconds

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Goliath Bird-Eating Tarantula Halloween Special

Published: Oct. 31, 2019, 12:30 a.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 45 seconds

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Orca/Killer Whale

Published: Oct. 19, 2019, 11 p.m.
Duration: 24 minutes 9 seconds

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Bonus! Exquisite Creatures

Published: Oct. 5, 2019, 4:16 p.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 32 seconds

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Whale Shark

Published: Sept. 16, 2019, 3:16 a.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 19 seconds

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Bonus: Fill in the Blanks with Jaguar and Corduroy

Published: Sept. 1, 2019, 5:43 p.m.
Duration: 11 minutes 12 seconds

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Sea Pigs

Published: Aug. 27, 2019, 4:22 a.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 50 seconds

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Tarantula Hawk Wasps with Dr. Justin Schmidt

Published: Aug. 4, 2019, 11:45 p.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 42 seconds

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Bonus! Luna Moth

Published: July 18, 2019, 1:47 a.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 24 seconds

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Versus! Oregon Birds of Prey v. Songbirds

Published: July 4, 2019, 1:06 p.m.
Duration: 11 minutes 41 seconds

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Bald Eagle (Bonus 4th of July episode!)

Published: July 4, 2019, 12:42 p.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 35 seconds

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Golden Poison Dart Frog

Published: June 23, 2019, 6:39 p.m.
Duration: 19 minutes 55 seconds

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Our listeners speak!

Published: May 31, 2019, 4:05 a.m.
Duration: 18 minutes 21 seconds

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Bald Eagle + Summer Sampler (Kids Listen Bonus!)

Published: May 22, 2019, 7:12 p.m.
Duration: 55 minutes 51 seconds

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Green Bomber Worms

Published: May 12, 2019, 4:22 p.m.
Duration: 19 minutes 20 seconds

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Extinct Animals - Special Earth Day episode

Published: April 21, 2019, 9:03 p.m.
Duration: 18 minutes 47 seconds

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Thorny Devil

Published: April 17, 2019, 10:26 p.m.
Duration: 23 minutes 34 seconds

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Unicorns

Published: April 1, 2019, 2:26 a.m.
Duration: 27 minutes 28 seconds

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Little Blue Penguin

Published: March 28, 2019, 3:47 a.m.
Duration: 20 minutes 34 seconds

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And the winner is....

Published: March 15, 2019, 2:50 p.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 40 seconds

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Interview with a Jaguar (Bonus)

Published: March 2, 2019, 3:42 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 46 seconds

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Squirrels

Published: Feb. 27, 2019, 6:27 p.m.
Duration: 25 minutes 48 seconds

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Duck-Billed Platypus

Published: Feb. 9, 2019, 11:34 p.m.
Duration: 20 minutes 29 seconds

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Blue-Ringed Octopus

Published: Jan. 27, 2019, 11:41 p.m.
Duration: 19 minutes 20 seconds

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Porcupines

Published: Jan. 12, 2019, 5:24 p.m.
Duration: 22 minutes 27 seconds

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Gray Whales with Oregon State Parks Ranger Luke Parsons

Published: Jan. 1, 2019, 1:59 a.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 27 seconds

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Bonus! Interview with Oregon Zoo Expert Travis Koons About Condors!

Published: Dec. 16, 2018, 12:15 a.m.
Duration: 18 minutes 7 seconds

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California Condors

Published: Dec. 16, 2018, 12:12 a.m.
Duration: 23 minutes 38 seconds

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Blue Whale Expert Bruce Mate

Published: Dec. 4, 2018, 11:44 p.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 8 seconds

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Blue whales

Published: Dec. 4, 2018, 11:41 p.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 5 seconds

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Turkey

Published: Nov. 20, 2018, 2:54 a.m.
Duration: 10 minutes 30 seconds

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Orca versus Great White Shark

Published: Nov. 13, 2018, 5:24 a.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 55 seconds

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Vampire Bats

Published: Oct. 23, 2018, 4:37 a.m.
Duration: 19 minutes 29 seconds

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Lemurs

Published: Oct. 14, 2018, 10:01 p.m.
Duration: 24 minutes 13 seconds

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Bonus! 20 Cool Facts About Animals

Published: Sept. 30, 2018, 5:13 p.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 21 seconds

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Giraffe

Published: Sept. 24, 2018, 2:57 a.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 15 seconds

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Mountain Lion

Published: Sept. 7, 2018, 3:06 a.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 2 seconds

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Gorilla

Published: Aug. 21, 2018, 2:05 p.m.
Duration: 18 minutes 2 seconds

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What Can Kids Do To Protect Animals?

Published: Aug. 7, 2018, 3:43 p.m.
Duration: 18 minutes 3 seconds

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Salmon

Published: Aug. 7, 2018, 4:16 a.m.
Duration: 25 minutes 21 seconds

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Sloth

Published: July 30, 2018, 12:12 a.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 39 seconds

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Barn Owl

Published: July 15, 2018, 11:11 p.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 5 seconds

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BONUS! More Mosquito Madness!

Published: July 3, 2018, 4:13 a.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 13 seconds

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Mosquitoes

Published: June 28, 2018, 7:07 p.m.
Duration: 16 minutes 49 seconds

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Lion

Published: June 12, 2018, 3:38 a.m.
Duration: 18 minutes 32 seconds

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Mantis Shrimp

Published: June 1, 2018, 4:30 a.m.
Duration: 16 minutes 53 seconds

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Bonus Episode: Schools of Fish

Published: May 21, 2018, 11:45 p.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 59 seconds

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Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake

Published: May 18, 2018, 6:26 p.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 35 seconds

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Raccoon

Published: May 5, 2018, 1:17 a.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 38 seconds

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North American Bullfrog

Published: April 27, 2018, 4:47 a.m.
Duration: 13 minutes 24 seconds

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Special Earth Day Animal Episode!

Published: April 21, 2018, 1:13 a.m.
Duration: 24 minutes 28 seconds

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Red Fox

Published: April 12, 2018, 12:48 a.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 34 seconds

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The Rhino and Its Horn

Published: April 3, 2018, 12:10 a.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 55 seconds

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Bearded Dragon

Published: March 26, 2018, 2:28 a.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 33 seconds

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Bengal Tiger

Published: March 20, 2018, 12:33 a.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 14 seconds

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Inland Taipan

Published: March 17, 2018, 12:42 a.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 4 seconds

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Moose

Published: March 10, 2018, 3:06 a.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 46 seconds

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Narwhal

Published: March 6, 2018, 12:42 a.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 32 seconds

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Flying Fish

Published: March 3, 2018, 3:10 a.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 31 seconds

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Jaguar

Published: Feb. 27, 2018, 12:16 a.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 15 seconds

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Snowy Owl

Published: Feb. 23, 2018, 12:26 a.m.
Duration: 13 minutes 20 seconds

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Zebra

Published: Feb. 20, 2018, 1:42 a.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 44 seconds

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Red Panda

Published: Feb. 17, 2018, 1:37 a.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 13 seconds

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Brown Bear

Published: Feb. 11, 2018, 8:46 p.m.
Duration: 19 minutes 56 seconds

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Frogfish

Published: Feb. 9, 2018, 1:51 a.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 7 seconds

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Snow Leopard

Published: Feb. 7, 2018, 1 a.m.
Duration: 16 minutes 43 seconds

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Naked Mole Rat

Published: Feb. 5, 2018, 12:12 a.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 55 seconds

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Blue Sharks

Published: Feb. 3, 2018, 1:24 a.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 25 seconds

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African Wild Dog

Published: Feb. 1, 2018, 1:16 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 35 seconds

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Beaver

Published: Jan. 29, 2018, 11 p.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 48 seconds

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Pangolin

Published: Jan. 28, 2018, 4:52 p.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 34 seconds

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Tokay Gecko

Published: Jan. 26, 2018, 12:53 a.m.
Duration: 13 minutes 49 seconds

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Sea Animals that Glow in the Dark

Published: Jan. 23, 2018, 12:20 a.m.
Duration: 11 minutes 54 seconds

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Mako Sharks

Published: Jan. 20, 2018, 11:08 p.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 38 seconds

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Praying Mantis

Published: Jan. 19, 2018, 12:01 a.m.
Duration: 13 minutes 50 seconds

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Golden Snub - Nosed Monkeys

Published: Jan. 17, 2018, 4:41 p.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 6 seconds

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Assassin Bugs

Published: Jan. 15, 2018, 11:20 p.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 32 seconds

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UPDATED Burrowing Owls

Published: Jan. 14, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 11 seconds

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Galapagos Tortoise

Published: Jan. 13, 2018, 12:30 a.m.
Duration: 7 minutes 35 seconds

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Cheetah

Published: Jan. 12, 2018, 12:38 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 30 seconds

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