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Endangered Species: an explainer



What does it mean to be an endangered species? Are endangered species destined for extinction? We're exploring some of these ideas in celebration of Endangered Species Day, May 20th! ------Help support our videos! Under 'Designation,' put 'The Brain Scoop' - all proceeds go exclusively towards helping the show. We appreciate whatever you can give!NEW!! Brain Scoop Merch: learn more: thanks to Ben Marks, Bruce Patterson, Alan Resetar, Crystal Maier, Caleb McMahan, Jochen Gerber, Christine Niezgoda, and Lauren Smith for allowing us to borrow specimens for this video! And thanks to Crystal Maier, John Bates, and Robb Telfer for being my extra eyes on the script.Additional footage c/o the Shedd Aquarium here in Chicago!­-----------------------------Come hang out in our Subreddit: @ehmeeFacebook:­-----------------------------Producer, Writer, Creator, Host:Emily GraslieDirector, Editor, Graphics, Sound:Brandon BrungardEditor, Camera:Sheheryar Ahsan----------------------------------------­-----------------------------This episode is supported by and filmed on location at:The Field Museum in Chicago, IL( made possible with help from the Harris Family Foundation.---------------------------------------------------------------------


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