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Fast Draw: In Search Of Scorpions

5 minutes 24 seconds

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Lorenzo Prendini spends his time looking for new species of scorpions and researching their ancestries. He also studies how venomous species might benefit the medical community. Josh Landis and Mitch Butler follow Lorenzo out into the field to study scorpions and talk with him about his experiences through this research. Part of the Fast Draw Series.

Media Details

Runtime: 5 minutes 24 seconds

A man with a pole collecting something off a large rock on the ground. Caption: He's collected scorpions in over two dozen countries
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Grade Level: 6 - 12
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Episode 2
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Episode 3
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Episode 4
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