What’s wrong with this echidna in the collection? | Natural History Museum

What’s wrong with this echidna in the collection? | Natural History Museum

This spiny animal with a wobbly gait is an echidna Not only is it a mammal that lays eggs, it’s also hiding other secrets… Echidnas are fantastic creatures and they have some amazing features. But one of the most bizarre features that they have is that their hind feet are actually pointed backwards. In fact,…Continue reading What’s wrong with this echidna in the collection? | Natural History Museum

The Nervous System, Part 2 – Action! Potential!: Crash Course A&P #9

The Nervous System, Part 2 – Action! Potential!: Crash Course A&P #9

What if everything you did, and thought, and felt could be communicated by pushing a button? It’d be like using the world’s simplest app — one that just sends out a little ping, always at the same volume and length — to communicate everything from, “It sure is cold in here,” to, “I love churros,”…Continue reading The Nervous System, Part 2 – Action! Potential!: Crash Course A&P #9