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Creature Features (Life Science)

Cicadas (#108)

Our life is really quite interesting but humans only get to see a mere 2 - 4 weeks of it. As a nymph, we spend years under ground before we emerge and get wings. A fascinating process. Oh, and just so you know, it's only the males that sing. [4 minutes] Closed Captioning

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Series Description: These fun and focused programs are a perfect introduction to some of the most widely studied “creatures” found on the planet. Created specifically for “kids,” each program provides beautiful, up-close imagery and age appropriate narration. Life science concepts addressed throughout the series include habitats, body parts, adaptation, migration, ecosystems, the life cycle, and more.

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