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Scientists Capture Rare Footage of Giant Armadillo

  • Aired: 04/19/2017
  • Rating: NR
Biologist Arnaud Desbiez and his team have found the burrow of a female giant armadillo that they’ve nicknamed Tracy. Using a new camera rig switched on by the tiniest movements, they record Tracy's nighttime activity.
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Scientists Capture Rare Footage of Giant Armadillo
Using a new camera rig, biologists capture the movements of a giant armadillo.
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