THIS VIDEO OF A BLUE CRAB shedding its shell is taken from the Shape of Life series that illustrates the evolution of the animal kingdom through beautifully produced videos. More on Shape of Life at the conclusion.
Based upon an original PBS Series, Shape of Life presents free classroom videos especially designed for students and teachers who want a first-hand account of how animals adapt and thrive. Aligned with Next Generation Science Standards, Shape of Life focuses on diversity, biodiversity, adaptability, body structure, design, behaviors, and the innovative scientists who explore these creatures.
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