Death in the Microcosmos

From Journey to the Microcosmos.

Death is inevitable and mysterious, even in the microcosmos. Stentors, heliozoans, and yes, even tardigrades, experience death in many different ways.

Follow Journey to the Microcosmos:
Twitter: https://twitter.com/journeytomicro
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JourneyToMicro

More from Jam’s Germs:
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jam_and_germs
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCn4UedbiTeN96izf-CxEPbg

Hosted by Hank Green:
Twitter: https://twitter.com/hankgreen
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/vlogbrothers

Music by Andrew Huang:
https://www.youtube.com/andrewhuang

Journey to the Microcosmos is a Complexly production.
Find out more at https://www.complexly.com

SOURCES:
https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/how-kill-tardigrade-180964069/
https://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/article/jop/51/0/51_e001/_html/-char/en
https://books.google.com/books?hl=en&lr=&id=HbkBAAAAYAAJ&oi=fnd&pg=PA399&dq=loxophyllum+meleagris&ots=jAFTRoUg17&sig=xlZyzihLCwsHPBrwL7GTUM_Eu-s#v=onepage&q=loxophyllum%20meleagris&f=false
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/BF01279469
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7400244
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7311876
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4248701/