VideoNaturalist Rudy Mancke takes a look at a vireo nest and shows how vireo nests are different from those made by other bird speces.
Short Takes with Naturalist Rudy Mancke
Naturalist Rudy Mancke, renowned for his work on South Carolina ETV’s NatureScene series, talks a tad about some of his favorite creatures, sharing his enthusiasm for nature and his knowledge about fascinating things all around us in SC. From his office at the University of South Carolina that is filled with artifacts and creatures of every size and description, Rudy shares a minute of information on interesting science topics! (From our Streamline collection)
VideoNaturalist Rudy Mancke examines a whelk shell which became trapped in a reef and has recrystallized.
VideoNaturalist Rudy Mancke shows one of the phases of a polyphemus moth's lifecycle- a cocoon, which houses a moth pupa during metamorphosis.
VideoNaturalist Rudy Mancke shows the chambers carpenter bees make for themselves in wood.
VideoNaturalist Rudy Mancke shows a cow skull and its different parts.
VideoNaturalist Rudy Mancke showcases a piece of South Carolina's state mineral - Amethyst. Amethyst is primarily found in South Carolina's piedmont region.
VideoNaturalist Rudy Mancke takes a closer look at a fruit pod and a branch from an Indian Cigar tree.
VideoNaturalist Rudy Mancke shows off an alligator skull.
VideoNaturalist Rudy Mancke takes a look at a rattle from a rattlesnake, and discusses how it works.
VideoNaturalist Rudy Mancke compares and contrasts male and female pine cones from a longleaf pine tree.