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Frogs: Princes of Science — A Scientist's View (Video)
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Date: May 18, 2008
Running Time: 5:49
From fertilization to pregnancy tests, watch and listen as Xenopus researcher Dr. Thierry Brassac shows how these creatures, with their enormous eggs cells and their acts of metamorphosis, have been helping scientists for centuries.
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Arts at the Exploratorium - Buckyball - Leo Villareal, 2016 (Video)
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Live Deep-Sea Exploration with the E/V Nautilus - August 27, 2016: Upwelling (Video)
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Live Deep-Sea Exploration with the E/V Nautilus - August 26, 2016: Coral (Webcast)
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Arts at the Exploratorium - Buckyball - Leo Villareal, 2016 (Video)
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Live Deep-Sea Exploration with the E/V Nautilus - August 23, 2016: USS Independence (Video)
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