Blobfish




Behold... The ugliest animal on the face of the planet! Or at least they are according to popular vote. They beat the aquatic scrotum frog for the honor, so everyone should be impressed. Learn all about this animal, hear about what Ted Cruz and Jimmy Kimmel did in this creature's honor, and discover the nature of ugliness itself. Macken answers all sorts of questions on this show, including:


- Why are blobfish blobby?

- What do blobfish look like underwater?

- Do they have a good reason to frown?

- Who is better at basketball, Ted Cruz or Jimmy Kimmel?

- Where can I find this animal?

- Why should we care about ugly animals?

- Is there a reason we find attractive traits attractive? Or is it arbitrary?


Find out all about blobfish on this repulsive episode of Species.


Bibliography: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1b2-SLeWf2k1C_LgqAaing3DCKKTfYxQmCPA7bQg5nPs/edit?usp=sharing

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