Some plants have very unique ways to disperse their seeds. Olivia introduces 5 of the most bizarre seeds in the world!

Hosted by: Olivia Gordon
----------
Learn more about the March for Science: https://www.marchforscience.com/

Knowledge Is Power Merch: https://store.dftba.com/collections/scishow

Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow
----------
Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters—we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Kevin Bealer, Mark Terrio-Cameron, KatieMarie Magnone, Patrick Merrithew, Charles Southerland, Fatima Iqbal, Benny, Kyle Anderson, Tim Curwick, Scott Satovsky Jr, Philippe von Bergen, Bella Nash, Bryce Daifuku, Chris Peters, Patrick D. Ashmore, Charles George, Bader AlGhamdi
----------
Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet?
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow
Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com
Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow
----------
Sources:
https://extension.illinois.edu/gpe/case3/c3facts2.html
http://www.jstor.org/stable/30043644
http://www.nature.com/news/2008/080205/full/news.2008.555.html
https://www.britannica.com/plant/squirting-cucumber
http://www.europhysicsnews.org/articles/epn/pdf/2016/01/epn2016471p27.pdf
https://academic.oup.com/jxb/article/64/15/4745/462045/Slow-fast-and-furious-understanding-the-physics-of
http://eol.org/pages/1156195/details
https://www.britannica.com/plant/sandbox-tree
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1469-8137.1977.tb02174.x/epdf


http://www.kew.org/discover/blogs/archived-blogs/orchid-seeds-%E2%80%93-nature%E2%80%99s-tiny-treasures
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1046/j.1469-8137.2000.00587.x/full
http://eol.org/pages/1140238/overview
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1756-1051.2002.tb01371.x/abstract
https://www.newscientist.com/article/dn26930-the-secret-of-the-worlds-largest-seed-revealed/
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/nph.13272/abstract
http://www.iucnredlist.org/details/38602/0

Image Sources:
https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/2/2d/Burrs.png
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Tucum_Palm_(Bactris_glaucescens)_(28714257524).jpg
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Pantanal_55.76W_15.40S.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:%E0%B8%9B%E0%B8%A5%E0%B8%B2%E0%B9%80%E0%B8%9B%E0%B8%84%E0%B8%B9_(Pacu).jpeg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Hura_crepitans_in_Tropengew%C3%A4chsh%C3%A4user_des_Botanischen_Gartens_02.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Hura_crepitans,_pod_of_the_Sandbox_Tree._(11239931434).jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Hura_crepitans#/media/File:Hura_crepitans_(fruit).jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Hura_crepitans#/media/File:Hura_crepitans.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Cranefly_seeds.JPG
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Cycnoches_chlorochilon#/media/File:R._Warner_%26_B.S._Williams_-_The_Orchid_Album_-_volume_06_-_plate_263_(1887).jpg
https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/6/61/Coco_de_mer_-_Lodoicea_maldivica.jpg
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Location_Seychelles_AU_Africa.svg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Coco_de_mer_leafs.jpg