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The Brain Scoop: Aliens? Demon? Nope, It's Just a Fish.

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Every specimen has a story, and in this episode, host Emily Graslie highlights skates. For hundreds of years, sailors sold manipulated skate specimens to tourists and oddity collectors claiming they were aliens and demons. In reality, it's just a fish. Part of "The Brain Scoop" series.

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Runtime: 2 minutes

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