Crabs Keep Turning Into Land Animals!

10 feb. 2021
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When a species evolves from living in water to living on land it’s called terrestrialization, and it’s not an easy task. Yet crabs keep making the jump from sea to shore. Why? And how do they do it?
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  • This episode is brought to you by the Music for Scientists album! Stream the album on major music services here: Check out the “For Your Love" music video here:

    SciShowSciShow23 dagen geleden
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      Daniel SayreDaniel Sayre21 dag geleden
    • @The Hondo It’s a gimmick. Notice how they don’t play any samples of the music in the incorporated ad for fear of the sponsor demonetizing the video and stealing the ad revenue back.

      Markle2kMarkle2k22 dagen geleden
    • I would be very interested to see this develop over the next million years.

      TheRedRobin96TheRedRobin9622 dagen geleden
    • I don't know what is more fascinating. Crabs turning to land animals or people out there existing that make music for scientists.

      The HondoThe Hondo23 dagen geleden
    • That album is absolute ear cancer.

      PatrikPatrik23 dagen geleden
  • I'd want to get out of the ocean too, given it's current state.

    Invader VimInvader Vim23 uur geleden

    Sean BrodbeckSean Brodbeck2 dagen geleden
  • This guy sounds just like Hank…LOL

    Dana S.Dana S.5 dagen geleden
  • Oh there was one appearing in my garage. My house is nowhere near waterplace.

    Sunny Mu Ni9htySunny Mu Ni9hty6 dagen geleden
  • Is it me or is Michael turning into snape

    Sonichu 2 Electric boogalooSonichu 2 Electric boogaloo6 dagen geleden
  • Me and my guy need to start working out

    Joshua HarrisonJoshua Harrison6 dagen geleden
  • Crabs are armored balloons, got it.

    EarthiumEarthium7 dagen geleden
  • the future be like:EWWWW a crab gross

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  • Imagine millions of years in the future, fully terrestrial land crabs become as common as cockroaches, competing bio niches with insects, and small vertebrates like rodents and lizards.

    S.P.RequiemS.P.Requiem8 dagen geleden
  • Mandarin + Vampire + Crab, that's the ultimate life form

    Yucheng ZhuYucheng Zhu8 dagen geleden
  • Next up in Evolution: Crabs that moved the sea, to the land, to the air. Flying Crabs. *shudder*

    Monty CantsinMonty Cantsin9 dagen geleden
  • as on islander hearing him call a coconut crab a robber crab kind of tickles my bones

    RaginPlayerRaginPlayer10 dagen geleden
  • It's all fun and games until you take out the trash and see Zoidburg munching on last nights pizza.

    Bismuth LDBismuth LD10 dagen geleden
  • crabs and tool use? oh snap, monkeys and dolphins, prepare for a new rival

    MidgetMan 420MidgetMan 42010 dagen geleden
  • Ancient Sea People = Crap People

    Joseph AngladaJoseph Anglada11 dagen geleden
  • Generally, crabs wanna take over all parts of the planet

    Zerou VermillionZerou Vermillion11 dagen geleden
  • Crabs are not whales? Are you sure? How do we even know what isn't a crab at this point?

    José Carlos Lazarte AspíllagaJosé Carlos Lazarte Aspíllaga12 dagen geleden
  • Scishow: Reject Crab Eons: Return to Crab

    FluffiddyFluffiddy12 dagen geleden
  • Next time: Crab People

    falsehero2001falsehero200112 dagen geleden
  • I became a Patrick Olson fan yesterday. 'The Dot', 'All We Have' and 'For Your Love' are my favorites.

    Dan LewisDan Lewis13 dagen geleden
  • Crabs are not whales? When did that happen?

    Corey MerrillCorey Merrill13 dagen geleden
  • Guys, chill. They're just planning a live action of the Crab Rave.

    Miss SeaweedMiss Seaweed13 dagen geleden
  • land animals → crabs crabs → land animals

    Victor MolinaVictor Molina13 dagen geleden
  • everything is turning into crabs!

    Bluebird 109Bluebird 10913 dagen geleden
  • By far the least irritating of the posse.

    Mark TylerMark Tyler13 dagen geleden
  • Hey why are crabs triggering my anti-spider instincts

    Jake EwenJake Ewen14 dagen geleden

    EvilSnipsEvilSnips14 dagen geleden
  • Now I want to go get some steamed giant water bug at Red Lobster.

    Phillip NunyaPhillip Nunya14 dagen geleden
  • Crab baptism...

    Neo NatorNeo Nator14 dagen geleden
  • Those damg crabs 🦀

    Tyler HTyler H14 dagen geleden
  • Why are you wearing that jacket?

    Tito JuarezTito Juarez14 dagen geleden
  • But wait a minute... wasn't it a crab who said "Under the sea, under the sea. Darling it's better down where it's wetter, take it from me" ?

    MaxWindshearMaxWindshear14 dagen geleden
  • Probably jealous of frogs.

    ADerpyRealityADerpyReality14 dagen geleden
  • I am suddenly thankful for these limitations that prevent crabs from growing the size of an elephant...

    DunnickFayuroDunnickFayuro14 dagen geleden
  • When will crabs go to space?

    Ciel GhoulCiel Ghoul15 dagen geleden
  • Bro you are a great speaker.

    SyprasKillSyprasKill15 dagen geleden
  • who else remembers when this host was skinny?

    cobaltcobalt15 dagen geleden
  • why the jacket? is your studio in Texas?

    TheRealBlueBoyTheRealBlueBoy15 dagen geleden
  • crabs are so messed up

    KeyboardjuiceKeyboardjuice15 dagen geleden
  • Did you switch to a new shampoo?

    Carey TurnerCarey Turner15 dagen geleden
  • Crabs are not whales, check

    Jose PerezJose Perez15 dagen geleden
  • Ok but, when do we start calling them Spiders? I mean, aren't they basically evolving into some new species of spiders? One of their closest relatives.

    XDRONINXDRONIN16 dagen geleden
  • MMM Crab cakes haaaawww

    YourPalALYourPalAL16 dagen geleden
  • Holy Crab! That's amazing!

    Eskander XEskander X16 dagen geleden
  • I really really want crabs to create internal skeletons by actually creating bones or internalizing their exoskeleton, with that they have more support for muscle and fleshy outsides... The pincers may still have the exoskeleton making it look like they are using gloves

    Matheus Augusto Johannsen MontanhaMatheus Augusto Johannsen Montanha16 dagen geleden
  • Crabs are not whales... yet.

    travisaurus_rextravisaurus_rex16 dagen geleden
  • A few weeks ago there was said that animals turn into crabs, now these "ascend" to the surface. But there are hardly any landcrab animals where spiders are, right? Even though there's a weaving scorpion. But islands like Guam would have gotten their many spiders from deforestation or other "overuse" i guess, spiders as "police animals" are a sign the environment is supposed to heal. I just thought of several islands that had gotten degenerated so no sweetwater (d)rains down there

    Simon JäkleSimon Jäkle17 dagen geleden
  • Im becoming fairly certain that microbiome extinction and /or bloom events are responsible for extinction events.

    Andrew BrownAndrew Brown17 dagen geleden
  • So what you're saying is, Zoidberg might be more accurate than we realize?

    BrandonBrandon17 dagen geleden
  • Ey, call sam l Jackson here!, his v is here

    Gaprel GatetGaprel Gatet17 dagen geleden
  • Wooop woooop woop woooop!!! (zoidberg)

    CharlymaumushiCharlymaumushi17 dagen geleden
  • I am only here to say: GIANT ENEMY CRAB

    saxoman1saxoman117 dagen geleden
  • Cut your hair hippie

    Tecumseh CristeroTecumseh Cristero17 dagen geleden

    Nselvian VengidaNselvian Vengida17 dagen geleden
  • Real time evolution thanks to poisoned seas! Cool!(?)

    BairhugBairhug17 dagen geleden
  • The tortoises/terrapins/turtles have gone back and forth from land to water several times.

    Donald SayersDonald Sayers17 dagen geleden
  • Something tells me that this active brood care thing and communal existence is eventually going to lead to advanced tool usage, more advanced communal behavior... and maybe very clicky language. And we all know where that goes.

    IthirahadIthirahad17 dagen geleden
  • whale whale whale what do we have here

    Michael PMichael P17 dagen geleden
  • I wonder if this is how the dinosaurs looked at mammals way back when.

  • Theory: the true reason crabs are going onto land is because of the kids who are catching crabs and then have them race against each other...

    Hieronmus NervigHieronmus Nervig18 dagen geleden
  • you have fattened up so much

    Evaris GjikaEvaris Gjika18 dagen geleden
  • Crustaceans becoming crabs, crabs becoming land insects Land insects becoming uhh....

    IllumiNoEye GamingIllumiNoEye Gaming18 dagen geleden
  • Crab is love

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  • Cuz the land is where it’s at, homey

    Skankhunt42Skankhunt4218 dagen geleden
  • 4:42 _houngry_ ? reference to kyle kulinsky ?

    The SageThe Sage18 dagen geleden
  • In a few millennia "Crabs keep supplanting humans"

    Arstotzkan At The DMZArstotzkan At The DMZ18 dagen geleden
  • Thank you so much for uploading this video. It is helping me to get through the pandemic!

    Roger SledzRoger Sledz18 dagen geleden
  • Masks PROTECT YOU and people around you!

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  • Abandon humanity EMBRACE KRAB

    Freddy RomoFreddy Romo18 dagen geleden
  • Crabs keep turning into land animals. SciShow keeps putting the words they are speaking on the screen. It's like watching an audio book.

    karmakazi219karmakazi21919 dagen geleden
  • I thought everything was turning into crabs?

    DeannaDeanna19 dagen geleden
  • How do crabs leave hospitals ? On crotches .

    Steve JaenghanSteve Jaenghan19 dagen geleden
  • Well crabs are landocean

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  • Scientists are losers. Nature has done everything for us and man somehow thinks we can 1 up nature... thanks to that we are the most disease ridden species of animal existing on the planet today. Thanks for viruses and food based illness, scientists.

    Sunrise SunsetSunrise Sunset19 dagen geleden
  • Why is this a crab?

    Galih CandraGalih Candra19 dagen geleden
  • “Crabs are not whales.. as you may have noticed” Lies.

    Wilder UhlWilder Uhl19 dagen geleden
  • So things keep evolving into crabs and crabs keep turning into land animals.🤔

    Teddy BettsTeddy Betts19 dagen geleden
  • And some have ever adapted to run a prominent fast food restaurant

    RouveriusRouverius19 dagen geleden
  • 4:00 like Kiff from futurama?

    Eric SouthardEric Southard19 dagen geleden
  • Are we on a pre-shard roshar?

    SirDrake StoneSirDrake Stone19 dagen geleden
  • Land is where it's at!!

    Giovanni BrucherGiovanni Brucher19 dagen geleden
  • Reject modernity Return to crab

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  • Crab People.

    Austin MeyerAustin Meyer19 dagen geleden
  • Is this a joke?

    HighlyMedicatedHighlyMedicated19 dagen geleden
  • i think michael is evolving to permanently have a coat on

    PolymorphicPineapplePolymorphicPineapple19 dagen geleden
  • Gee, sounds like humans billions of years ago.

    Jeff McCreaJeff McCrea19 dagen geleden
  • Sorry, a 'roley poley'. I think you mean woodlouse

    Luke MolyneuxLuke Molyneux19 dagen geleden
  • You look like Adam drivers cousin

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  • Never thought I'd be so intrigued by crab evolution

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  • Reject humanity EMBRACE LAND CRAB

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  • I think certain species of Vampire crabs lay their eggs into humid mosses. And there are several species of land crab like rainbow crabs for example, that molt underwater

    Thimo VijfschaftThimo Vijfschaft20 dagen geleden
  • This guy is getting fat 🤔

    Filoso FileroFiloso Filero20 dagen geleden
  • Isn’t this just advanced carcinization?

    Ricky NRicky N20 dagen geleden
  • I hate how you Americans put a Z everywhere a S should be, like Terrestrialization. You claim to be an English speaking country yet you pronounce Herbs without H and aluminum all wrong. If you speak and write English, why not follow the country you claim to speak and write after... ENGLAND!

    HyperVectraHyperVectra20 dagen geleden
  • My main complaint with Scishow is that I'd much prefer to see footage clips of what you're talking about instead of just a still image of the animal and then y'all talking and waving your hands about. I do like to watch y'all talk about the subject but many times you mention some really cool stuff I'd like to see.

    CPCP20 dagen geleden
  • What word did he use at 3:09? “Kite-n-ous.” I want to know how it’s spelled so I can look it up and add it to my vocabulary.

    John AndrewJohn Andrew20 dagen geleden
    • @Ithirahad Thanks a million!

      John AndrewJohn Andrew17 dagen geleden
    • Chitinous.

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  • I noticed you couldn't get the Jamaican Snail crab to sign a release 🤣 I love crabs, I'm crabby too, sometimes!

    Eva HarveyEva Harvey20 dagen geleden
  • Are you cold bro?

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