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The Squadcast – Episode 8: Time for Turtles!

The 8th episode of The Squadcast brings us through another awesome holiday – World Turtle Day! It syncs up perfect with the Animal of the Week, the Leatherback Sea Turtle. This leads our hosts to another discussion on the overuse of plastic in society and how this affects ocean life. Ravmon is reminded of a…

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Animal of the Week Giant Pacific Octopus

The Giant Pacific Octopus: An Ocean Giant

Giant Pacific Octopus are fascinating creatures. They are one of the world’s leaders in cryptic camouflage and have tentacles covered in suckers for manipulating the environment and restraining prey. They are considered to be one of the most intelligent animals alive today. Some have even gone so far as to call them aliens from another…

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Animal of the week Garden Snail

The Trail of the Garden Snail

Snails have always been one of those animals that have fascinated children for years. As a child my grandma would save any plastic jars or deli cups she had so that I could come over to her house and hunt for snails. The little inverts make beautiful shells that have 4-5 whorls, and they live…

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The Squadcast – Episode 7: Timbuktu, The Frog from Pinocchio

This episode our radio safari brings Ravmon & Mychal to a plethora of topics. Flamingos, Pinocchio, and more all sneak their way onto the agenda. Mychal gives her review of the Detective Pikachu movie, and the similarities to our real world animals, while Ravmon talks about the trailer for a new video game that has…

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Animal of the Week Spotted Hyena

The SpottieOttieDopalicious Hyena

To start off the summer month of June, we’ve got a real treat for our Animal of the week. This time we’ve got the wonderful Spotted Hyena, a hunting & scavenging mammal found in Africa. In fact, they are the most common found large carnivore in Africa, in part due to their opportunistic feeding habits….

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Animal of the Week Egyptian Cobra

The Venomous Egyptian Cobra

Coming up this time on our Animal of the Week schedule is the Egyptian Cobra. Everyone knows cobras because of their awesome defense posture! You know, when they stand up tall and flatten out their necks into a hood shape and hiss while lunging at their attackers. Egyptian Cobras are one of the largest species…

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We Love the Leatherback Sea Turtle!

Some of the world’s oceans are patrolled by the mighty but gentle giants that police the out of control jellyfish populations. They have armor that will stop the majority of sharks in their current tracks… Haha, get it? “current” tracks! Nevermind, let’s continue. These animals can hold their breath for incredible lengths of time. They…

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The Squadcast – Episode 6: Platypuses & Phobias

Mychal is very excited in this week’s episode, as our Animal of the Week is her favorite. The Duck Billed Platypus kicks off our discussion before we check back in on news of the crazy looking Sonic. To wrap things up, Ravmon & Mychal take a trip down fear street going over some of the…

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The Squadcast – Episode 5: Sonic Looks Creepy

For the 5th episode of The Squadcast our Animal of the Week brings us to the desert. The six-banded armadillo isn’t capable of rolling up in a ball, but they still have some super cool traits! All this talk of balled up animals gets Ravmon & Mychal on the topic of the Sonic the Hedgehog…

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The Squadcast – Episode 4: Earth Day Hooray

Our 4th episode of The Squadcast is here, and we’ve got a couple big holidays to celebrate! Our Animal of the Week for this episode is the Flemish Giant Rabbit, just in time to connect with Easter. Everyone loves a visit from the bunny rabbit, and these rabbits are the BIGGEST bunnies you can find!…

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