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Weird Animals: Giant Moray Eel

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(Describer) Under a round logo of a wave, title: Ocean Today.

[fast-paced music plays]

(Describer) An old tv shows different sea creatures. Above an animated green octopus, title: Weird Animals. A big eel with many teeth peeks out from a hole.

(male narrator) This scary fellow is a giant moray eel. It likes to hide among reefs and rocks. It can grow as long as 13 feet. It has a second set of jaws in its throat. The jaws grab prey and drag it in to eat. I think we can all agree that's one weird animal.

(Describer) It looks at the camera with its mouth open. Titles: Weird Animals. Narrator: Isaac Littles. Logos are shown for the Smithsonian and NOAA. Accessibility provided by the US Department of Education.

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This giant moray eel likes to hide among reefs and can grow as long as 13 feet. It has a second set of jaws in its throat that grabs prey and drags it into its mouth. Now that's one weird animal. Part of the "Weird Animal" series.

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Runtime: 1 minute

Weird Animals
Episode 1
1 minute
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Weird Animals
Episode 2
1 minute
Grade Level: 4 - 8
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Episode 3
1 minute
Grade Level: 4 - 8
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Episode 4
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Grade Level: 4 - 8