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CreatureCast - The Blanc Conundrum


The siphonophore Hippopodius hippo pus is usually transparent, but when disturbed it suddenly becomes milky white. Casey Dunn originally posted this episode in an article he published in the New York Times. This episode was made by Pathikrit Bhattacharyya. The music is by Lee Rosevere, Alex Gross, and Thiaz Itch.
This research was supported by the Division of Environmental Biology of the National Science Foundation under award DEB-1256695

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Bhattacharyya, Pathikrit, "CreatureCast - The Blanc Conundrum" (2014). Brown University Open Data Collection. Brown Digital Repository. Brown University Library.



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