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Some plants have very unique ways to disperse their seeds. Olivia introduces 5 of the most bizarre seeds in the world! Hosted by: Olivia Gordon ---------- Learn more about the March for Science: https://www.marchforscience.com/ Knowledge Is Power Merch: https://store.dftba.com/collections/scishow Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters—we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Kevin Bealer, Mark Terrio-Cameron, KatieMarie Magnone, Patrick Merrithew, Charles Southerland, Fatima Iqbal, Benny, Kyle Anderson, Tim Curwick, Scott Satovsky Jr, Philippe von Bergen, Bella Nash, Bryce Daifuku, Chris Peters, Patrick D. Ashmore, Charles George, Bader AlGhamdi ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow ---------- Sources: https://extension.illinois.edu/gpe/case3/c3facts2.html http://www.jstor.org/stable/30043644 http://www.nature.com/news/2008/080205/full/news.2008.555.html https://www.britannica.com/plant/squirting-cucumber http://www.europhysicsnews.org/articles/epn/pdf/2016/01/epn2016471p27.pdf https://academic.oup.com/jxb/article/64/15/4745/462045/Slow-fast-and-furious-understanding-the-physics-of http://eol.org/pages/1156195/details https://www.britannica.com/plant/sandbox-tree http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1469-8137.1977.tb02174.x/epdf http://www.kew.org/discover/blogs/archived-blogs/orchid-seeds-%E2%80%93-nature%E2%80%99s-tiny-treasures http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1046/j.1469-8137.2000.00587.x/full http://eol.org/pages/1140238/overview http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1756-1051.2002.tb01371.x/abstract https://www.newscientist.com/article/dn26930-the-secret-of-the-worlds-largest-seed-revealed/ http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/nph.13272/abstract http://www.iucnredlist.org/details/38602/0 Image Sources: https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/2/2d/Burrs.png https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Tucum_Palm_(Bactris_glaucescens)_(28714257524).jpg https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Pantanal_55.76W_15.40S.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:%E0%B8%9B%E0%B8%A5%E0%B8%B2%E0%B9%80%E0%B8%9B%E0%B8%84%E0%B8%B9_(Pacu).jpeg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Hura_crepitans_in_Tropengew%C3%A4chsh%C3%A4user_des_Botanischen_Gartens_02.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Hura_crepitans,_pod_of_the_Sandbox_Tree._(11239931434).jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Hura_crepitans#/media/File:Hura_crepitans_(fruit).jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Hura_crepitans#/media/File:Hura_crepitans.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Cranefly_seeds.JPG https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Cycnoches_chlorochilon#/media/File:R._Warner_%26_B.S._Williams_-_The_Orchid_Album_-_volume_06_-_plate_263_(1887).jpg https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/6/61/Coco_de_mer_-_Lodoicea_maldivica.jpg https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Location_Seychelles_AU_Africa.svg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Coco_de_mer_leafs.jpg

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