Loading...

6 Animals with Extraordinary Adaptations to Cave Life

208,560 views

Loading...

Loading...

Transcript

The interactive transcript could not be loaded.

Loading...

Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.
Published on Sep 23, 2018

Living in a cave isn’t easy, but these six cave-dwelling animals have gained some amazing traits to help them survive there!

Hosted by: Michael Aranda

Head to https://scishowfinds.com/ for hand selected artifacts of the universe!
----------
Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow
----------
Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters: Lazarus G, Sam Lutfi, D.A. Noe, سلطان الخليفي, Piya Shedden, KatieMarie Magnone, Scott Satovsky Jr, Charles Southerland, Patrick D. Ashmore, Tim Curwick, charles george, Kevin Bealer, Chris Peters
----------
Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet?
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow
Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com
Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow
----------
Sources:
Cave fish:
https://ac.els-cdn.com/S0012160600901... [PDF]
http://scholarcommons.usf.edu/cgi/vie... [PDF]
http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/... [PDF]
http://advances.sciencemag.org/conten...

Whip spider:
https://digitalcommons.unl.edu/cgi/vi...
http://www.bioone.org/doi/abs/10.1636...
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/a...

Glow-worm:
http://journals.plos.org/plosone/arti...
https://www.jstor.org/stable/3227116?...
https://phys.org/news/2016-12-zealand...
https://bmcgenomics.biomedcentral.com...

Cave crickets:
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/p...
http://rsos.royalsocietypublishing.or...
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science...
http://journals.plos.org/plosone/arti...

Cave salamander:
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science...
https://www.researchgate.net/publicat...
http://www.devonkarst.org.uk/Proteus%...
http://www.nrcresearchpress.com/doi/a...
http://rsbl.royalsocietypublishing.or...
https://journals.plos.org/plosone/art...

Cave beetle:
http://scholarcommons.usf.edu/cgi/vie...
http://scholarcommons.usf.edu/cgi/vie...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti...

Images:
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
https://www.flickr.com/photos/nihgov/...
http://www.kennychapin.com/wp-content...
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
https://www.flickr.com/photos/5245005...
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
https://www.flickr.com/photos/naturen...
https://www.flickr.com/photos/ideonex...
https://www.flickr.com/photos/globulo...
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...

Loading...

Advertisement
When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next.

Up next


to add this to Watch Later

Add to

Loading playlists...