Season 8

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Tadpole Shrimp Are Coming For Your Rice

Tadpole shrimp are a special type of time-traveling crustacean called triops.

Tadpole Shrimp Are Coming For Your Rice

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You Can’t Unsee the Assassin Bug’s Dirty Work

The assassin bug commits murder by stabbing. But does this perpetrator have an accomplice?

You Can’t Unsee the Assassin Bug’s Dirty Work

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These Rare Damselflies Find Love With a Twist in Fog City

Most damselflies prefer sun, but the quirky San Francisco forktail damselfly digs the fog.

These Rare Damselflies Find Love With a Twist in Fog City

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Once a Spawn a Time: Horseshoe Crabs Mob the Beach

Horseshoe crabs may look scary, but really they’re lovers, not fighters.

Once a Spawn a Time: Horseshoe Crabs Mob the Beach

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This Bee Builds Sandcastles at the Beach

Digger bees build a different kind of sandcastle at the beach – it's part of their nest.

This Bee Builds Sandcastles at the Beach

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The Axolotl Salamander Doesn’t Wanna Grow Up

Can axolotls salamanders thrive once again in their ancestral waters in Mexico City?

The Axolotl Salamander Doesn’t Wanna Grow Up

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Watch These Hermit Crabs Shop for the Perfect Shell

Hermit crabs are more than happy to let snails build them a perfect home.

Watch These Hermit Crabs Shop for the Perfect Shell

Video thumbnail: Deep Look The Pipevine Caterpillar Thrives in a Toxic Love Triangle

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The Pipevine Caterpillar Thrives in a Toxic Love Triangle

The drama is real for this sultry flower, a gorgeous butterfly and an unlucky fungus gnat.

The Pipevine Caterpillar Thrives in a Toxic Love Triangle

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Scorpions Are Predators With a Sensitive Side

Scorpions are notorious predators, but they also have delicate sensory organs.

Scorpions Are Predators With a Sensitive Side

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The Undying Hydra: A Mini-Monster That Defies Aging

The hydra, named after a mythical multiheaded monster, may be the secret to eternal youth.

The Undying Hydra: A Mini-Monster That Defies Aging

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Leaf Miner Fly Babies Scribble All Over Your Salad

This fly’s larvae tunnel inside greens like arugula and kale, leaving squiggly marks.

Leaf Miner Fly Babies Scribble All Over Your Salad

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Why Did the Mexican Jumping Bean Jump?

Each seed is home to a head-banging moth larva, trying to survive the Sonoran Desert sun.

Why Did the Mexican Jumping Bean Jump?

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Born Pregnant: Aphids Invade With an Onslaught of Clones

Female aphids are matriarchs of a successful family operation — taking over your garden.

Born Pregnant: Aphids Invade With an Onslaught of Clones

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Firebrats and Silverfish Are Rocking Some Old-School Looks

Firebrats and silverfish are pretty darn similar to some of the earliest insects on Earth.

Firebrats and Silverfish Are Rocking Some Old-School Looks

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These Acrobatic Beach Hoppers Shred All Night Long

After sunset, tiny crustaceans called beach hoppers emerge from sandy underground burrows.

These Acrobatic Beach Hoppers Shred All Night Long

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These Mites Rain Down To Save Your Strawberries

Two tiny mites duke it out on strawberry plants throughout California.

These Mites Rain Down To Save Your Strawberries

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These Silk-Swinging Caterpillars Will Ruin Your Picnic

California oak moth caterpillars eat all the leaves on an oak. Will the tree survive?

These Silk-Swinging Caterpillars Will Ruin Your Picnic