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This is a show about science. But it’s probably not about science the way you’re used to it. Hosted by Joe Hanson, author of the science blog, It’s Okay to be Smart. Part of the PBS Digital Studios network.

Be Smart

S08E15 · Why Is Our Skeleton On the Inside?

Having bones is pretty cool. They make our blood, let us hear, and keep us... More

Having bones is pretty cool. They make our blood, let us hear, and keep us from being just a squishy puddle on the floor. But for every species with bones, there are at least 20 species on Earth with exoskeletons instead. And those exoskeleton animals are incredibly tough and strong. So why don’t WE have our skeletons on the outside? This is the story of bones!

7-28-202000:08:11
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