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An Innocent Man on Death Row

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Fri, 22 Jun 2012 12:00:00 EDT
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Forensics
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forensics,nature,ballistics,guns,science,investigation,Weapons,crime
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In the first case using ballistic evidence, the validity of ballistics as a forensic science was called into question when an "expert witness" lied on the stand and sent an innocent man to death row.
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03:12 MINS
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Smithsonian Channel
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In the first case using ballistic evidence, the validity of ballistics as a forensic science was called into question when an "expert witness" lied on the stand and sent an innocent man to death row.
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Behind the Scenes: Recreating the 80s

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National Zoo
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Fri, 22 Jun 2012 12:00:00 EDT
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Zoology
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Veterinary medicine
Animal health
Cheetahs
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forensics,recreations,interview,DNA,behind the scenes,investigation,science,nature,acting,crime
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Join executive producer Annie Paterno and director Jay Dahl on the set of Forensic Firsts to see how recreating an investigation is all about the details - right down to the clunky computers and office supplies.
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03:14 MINS
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Smithsonian Channel
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Join executive producer Annie Paterno and director Jay Dahl on the set of Forensic Firsts to see how recreating an investigation is all about the details - right down to the clunky computers and office supplies.
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Investigating Insects and Alibis

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National Zoo
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Fri, 22 Jun 2012 12:00:00 EDT
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Zoology
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Cheetahs
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forensics,bugs,investigation,insects,murder,science,gross,nature,crime
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With only tiny insect fragments from the radiator in Vincent Brothers' car, bug experts can prove his alibi is a lie.
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03:11 MINS
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Smithsonian Channel
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With only tiny insect fragments from the radiator in Vincent Brothers' car, bug experts can prove his alibi is a lie.
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All Signs Point to Innocent

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National Zoo
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Fri, 22 Jun 2012 12:00:00 EDT
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Zoology
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Animal health
Cheetahs
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forensics,DNA,investigation,science,nature,crime
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In 1983, police in Leicestershire, England struggle to make their case - until they join forces with scientists, who are just discovering the potential of DNA profiling.
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03:15 MINS
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Smithsonian Channel
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In 1983, police in Leicestershire, England struggle to make their case - until they join forces with scientists, who are just discovering the potential of DNA profiling.
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Measuring Time with Maggots

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National Zoo
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Fri, 22 Jun 2012 12:00:00 EDT
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Zoology
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Cheetahs
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forensics,bugs,investigation,insects,murder,science,gross,nature,crime
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In 1935, when decomposing body parts were found under a bridge, maggots were used to determine time-of-death and bugs became evidence for the first time.
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03:38 MINS
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Smithsonian Channel
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In 1935, when decomposing body parts were found under a bridge, maggots were used to determine time-of-death and bugs became evidence for the first time.
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Skeletons in the Smithsonian Collection

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National Zoo
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Fri, 15 Jun 2012 12:00:00 EDT
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Zoology
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Cheetahs
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human body,forensics,Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History,investigation,Bones,anthropology,science,nature,skeletons,crime
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Forensic investigation is nothing new to Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History. Their collection of donated human skeletons has been used to solve crimes.
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03:01 MINS
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Smithsonian Channel
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Forensic investigation is nothing new to Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History. Their collection of donated human skeletons has been used to solve crimes.
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The Sniper's Bullets

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National Zoo
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Fri, 15 Jun 2012 12:00:00 EDT
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Zoology
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Cheetahs
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forensics,ballistics,investigation,science,nature,crime,guns,Weapons
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After multiple shootings, the only evidence in the DC Sniper case are bullet fragments pulled from the victims. Luckily, scientists can use those to answer vital questions about the killer's weapon.
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02:54 MINS
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Smithsonian Channel
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After multiple shootings, the only evidence in the DC Sniper case are bullet fragments pulled from the victims. Luckily, scientists can use those to answer vital questions about the killer's weapon.
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Murder or Cholera?

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National Zoo
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Fri, 15 Jun 2012 12:00:00 EDT
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Zoology
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Animal health
Cheetahs
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forensics,poison,cholera,investigation,arsenic,medicine,science,nature,crime
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In 1840, a murder case hinges on whether a man died of cholera or arsenic-poisoning, and for the first time ever, scientists are called in to test his remains.
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03:14 MINS
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Smithsonian Channel
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In 1840, a murder case hinges on whether a man died of cholera or arsenic-poisoning, and for the first time ever, scientists are called in to test his remains.
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Behind the Scenes: How to Play Dead

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National Zoo
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Wed, 23 May 2012 12:00:00 EDT
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Zoology
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Animal health
Cheetahs
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forensics,behind the scenes,investigation,science,nature,acting,crime
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Playing a corpse isn't easy, but Hannah Sarrouy, who played a dead girl in Forensic Firsts, is now a master of the "dead face."
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01:35 MINS
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Smithsonian Channel
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Playing a corpse isn't easy, but Hannah Sarrouy, who played a dead girl in Forensic Firsts, is now a master of the "dead face."
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Dr. Death's Invisible Poison

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Wed, 23 May 2012 12:00:00 EDT
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Zoology
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Cheetahs
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forensics,poison,doctors,dr. death,investigation,medicine,science,nature,crime,swango
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With Michael Swango in custody for fraud, it's up to the scientists to figure out how he killed his patients - before his sentence is up and he gets another chance to escape.
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03:24 MINS
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Smithsonian Channel
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With Michael Swango in custody for fraud, it's up to the scientists to figure out how he killed his patients - before his sentence is up and he gets another chance to escape.
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Shining Light on the Evidence

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National Zoo
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Wed, 23 May 2012 12:00:00 EDT
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Cheetahs
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human body,forensics,investigation,fingerprints,science,nature,crime
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The Night Stalker investigation was blown wide open when - for the first time ever - a laser was used to illuminate latent fingerprints.
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03:14 MINS
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Smithsonian Channel
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The Night Stalker investigation was blown wide open when - for the first time ever - a laser was used to illuminate latent fingerprints.
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Traces of a Serial Killer

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National Zoo
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Wed, 23 May 2012 12:00:00 EDT
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forensics,DNA,investigation,science,nature,crime
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When BTK started killing, using DNA evidence wasn't the norm. But 20 years later, tiny traces of DNA left on his first victims could be enough to bring him to justice.
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02:02 MINS
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Smithsonian Channel
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When BTK started killing, using DNA evidence wasn't the norm. But 20 years later, tiny traces of DNA left on his first victims could be enough to bring him to justice.
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History's Deadliest Predators

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Sat, 31 Mar 2012 12:00:00 EDT
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Snakes
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2012 Showtime Networks Inc. All rights reserved.
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reptiles,archeology,nature,paleontology,titanoboa,snakes,science,dinosaurs
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From Anomalocaris' spiked arms to Smilodron's 12-inch fangs, meet the most dangerous predators of all time.
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01:18 MINS
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Smithsonian Channel
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From Anomalocaris' spiked arms to Smilodron's 12-inch fangs, meet the most dangerous predators of all time.
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Behind the Scenes: Animating Titanoboa's World

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Sat, 31 Mar 2012 12:00:00 EDT
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Snakes
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reptiles,archeology,nature,paleontology,titanoboa,snakes,science,dinosaurs
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Find out how scientists and animators worked together to turn fossils into creatures and bring titanoboa's world to life.
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02:22 MINS
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Smithsonian Channel
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Find out how scientists and animators worked together to turn fossils into creatures and bring titanoboa's world to life.
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Titanoboa vs. T-Rex

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Smithsonian Channel
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Sat, 31 Mar 2012 12:00:00 EDT
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Snakes
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reptiles,archeology,nature,paleontology,titanoboa,snakes,science,dinosaurs
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It's the ultimate battle of the predators - the monster snake's unbelievable power against the tyrannosaurus' giant bite. They lived in different times and places, but if they ever met, who would win?
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01:28 MINS
Author:
Smithsonian Channel
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It's the ultimate battle of the predators - the monster snake's unbelievable power against the tyrannosaurus' giant bite. They lived in different times and places, but if they ever met, who would win?
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Behind the Scenes: Making the Monster Snake

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Smithsonian Channel
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Sat, 31 Mar 2012 12:00:00 EDT
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Zoology
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Snakes
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2012 Showtime Networks Inc. All rights reserved.
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reptiles,archeology,nature,paleontology,titanoboa,snakes,science,dinosaurs
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See titanoboa coming to life! The life-size replica is as big and bad as the real boa.
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01:31 MINS
Author:
Smithsonian Channel
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See titanoboa coming to life! The life-size replica is as big and bad as the real boa.
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What Does it Take to Make a Monster Snake?

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Smithsonian Channel
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Mon, 26 Mar 2012 12:00:00 EDT
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Zoology
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Snakes
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2012 Showtime Networks Inc. All rights reserved.
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reptiles,archeology,nature,paleontology,titanoboa,snakes,science,dinosaurs
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Longer than a great white shark, bigger than a hippo - it takes the whole playground to show how long titanoboa really was
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01:06 MINS
Author:
Smithsonian Channel
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Longer than a great white shark, bigger than a hippo - it takes the whole playground to show how long titanoboa really was
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Behind the Scenes: A Titanoboa Photo Shoot

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Smithsonian Channel
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Mon, 26 Mar 2012 12:00:00 EDT
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Zoology
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Snakes
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2012 Showtime Networks Inc. All rights reserved.
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reptiles,archeology,nature,paleontology,titanoboa,snakes,science,dinosaurs
Description:
Photographing the monster snake is no easy task. Find out how photographer Robert Clark used lighting to bring titanoboa to life.
Duration:
02:34 MINS
Author:
Smithsonian Channel
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Photographing the monster snake is no easy task. Find out how photographer Robert Clark used lighting to bring titanoboa to life.
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Meet the Scientist: Jon Bloch

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Thu, 22 Mar 2012 12:00:00 EDT
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Zoology
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Animal health
Snakes
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2012 Showtime Networks Inc. All rights reserved.
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reptiles,archeology,nature,paleontology,titanoboa,snakes,science,dinosaurs
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Fascinated by the history of our world, paleontologist Jonathan Bloch studies the fossils of animals that existed during the paleocene era after the dinosaurs went extinct.
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01:55 MINS
Author:
Smithsonian Channel
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Fascinated by the history of our world, paleontologist Jonathan Bloch studies the fossils of animals that existed during the paleocene era after the dinosaurs went extinct.
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Could Titanoboa Swallow a Motorcycle?

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Smithsonian Channel
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Thu, 22 Mar 2012 12:00:00 EDT
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Zoology
Animals
Veterinary medicine
Animal health
Snakes
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2012 Showtime Networks Inc. All rights reserved.
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reptiles,archeology,nature,paleontology,titanoboa,snakes,science,dinosaurs
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In order to eat its prey whole, titanoboa had jaw bones that snapped apart and flexible ligaments for opening its mouth almost 180 degrees.
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20 SECS
Author:
Smithsonian Channel
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In order to eat its prey whole, titanoboa had jaw bones that snapped apart and flexible ligaments for opening its mouth almost 180 degrees.
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