Who doesn’t love sea turtles? Paul is joined by his smart, hilarious daughter Baylee on this week’s long awaited episode about them!
In the news!
Be careful with those plastic drinking straws. Just one piece of plastic can kill a sea turtle. Courtesy of newsy.com
You can read the actual study right here, smartypants. 😀 Courtesy of nature.com
Be nice to animals!
Osmoregulation! Baylee was stoked about it! It’s a really cool little adaptation. Courtesy of underwaterasia.info:
Big ol crybaby.
If you see an adult sea turtle, appreciate it because it has beaten all kinds of odds. Courtesy of oliveridleyproject.org:
Further proof that brain size doesn’t necessarily mean intelligence. Sea turtles. Bless their little hearts. Courtesy of gnaraloo.com
Gamera! Go down this MST3K Gamera rabbithole if you have the time. You’ll laugh until your sides hurt. Courtesy of YouTube users kai and jason Mst3k, Ban’s Corner, cult movies,
It’s one of the most beloved Disney characters: Crush! Duuuuuuuuude. Courtesy of YouTube user 10b movie media:
Directly from the depths of hell it’s the weird history of the word “turtle”. Courtesy of Mirriam-Webster.com
Healthy oceans need all the sea turtles they can get! Read this super interesting pdf courtesy of oceana.org:
Now you know a little more about sea turtles than you did this morning! What do you think of them? We want to hear from you! Send us your suggestions for animals you’d like to hear us talk about, or just drop us a line about anything at firstname.lastname@example.org! We might even read your email on the show.