Animation: The Iridescent Squid Explained!

Do you have nine minutes for the miracle that is the squid? Evolutionary biologist Casey Dunn of Brown University has enlisted his students in the creation of a video podcast called CreatureCast. The first episode is up now and it’s wonderful. The subject is iridescence in squid and the treatment–simple line drawings with the occasional splash of color–is transfixing. Enjoy! 

(Thanks Boing Boing.)

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