Eels, Flyswatter (live), Regency Ballroom, May 13, 2019 (4K)

I can’t hear you! The Chet! Big Al! Little Joe! Fucking yummy

How Do Sharks and Rays Use Electricity to Find Hidden Prey? | Deep Look

We live in a world full of electric fields. Animals, plants — even the earth itself — creates them. But only a handful of creatures can actually sense them. Sharks — also rays and skates… a whole group, animals called elasmobranchs — can actually detect electricity Maybe it’s like feeling the presence of someone hiding […]

Eels cover The Beatles’ “The End” live in San Francisco, May 13, 2019 (4K)

Thank you so much, ladies and gentlemen Great to see you again God bless Brian Wilson, Pete Townshend, Prince, and Ringo Starr. Thank you for making us Eels. San Francisco! I fucking love Rice-A-Roni. It’s a treat! Turns out The Beatles were wrong. Love isn’t all you need. You also need mercy. Stupid Beatles. Let […]

Eels, Prizefighter (live), Regency Ballroom, May 13, 2019 (4K)

Oh man! If this is Dad Rock, I’m all in!

Upside-Down Catfish Doesn’t Care What You Think

There is nothing wrong with your television set. Do not rotate your phone. You’re looking at the upside-down catfish. Seven different species live in the Nile and Congo Basins of Central Africa. You might expect it to be anatomically different from a regular catfish. But it’s exactly the same. So why does this catfish swim […]

Parks with the Fish

This wasn’t my fault. Indirectly, you might argue I had something to do with it but it – was – not – my – fault! This colony of savage hippies I ran into – they’re the ones who started it! Watch it, you little puta! You asshole! Now I don’t want to come off like […]

Is Fish Oil Really That Good For You? (The Health Benefits of Fish Oil)

People in the United States spend about $1.2 billion dollars with a B annually for fish oil pills– and of the 10 per cent of Americans who take them, 90 per cent of people do so without a recommendation from their doctor. That’s a lot of people! But what is the science on fish oil? […]

These Fish Are All About Sex on the Beach | Deep Look

This baby fish is stuck. It’s ready to hatch, to swim out into the open sea. So how did it get here – stranded up on the sand? It all started two weeks ago, when its parents left their watery home for an adults-only beach party. During the very highest tides, California grunion ride in […]

Watch These Cunning Snails Stab and Swallow Fish Whole | Deep Look

Big news. You can now support Deep Look on Patreon. More after the show. Cone snails are striking … in more ways than one. They lurk in the sand around coral reefs. And wait til you see what’s under the hood. That pretty veneer is hiding an impressive array of tools … and weapons. A […]

The Snail-Smashing, Fish-Spearing, Eye-Popping Mantis Shrimp | Deep Look

The mantis shrimp is a true heavy-hitter. Take this one. She’s about to devour this snail. But she’s gotta crack it open first. So, she carefully positions it… Then — BAM! — she punches it with the speed of a .22 caliber bullet. It’s the fastest attack in the animal kingdom. That’s one kind of […]