How Whale Evolution Kind Of Sucked

Season 4 Episode 39 | 9m 49s | Video has closed captioning.

Mystacodon is the earliest known mysticete, the group that, today, we call the baleen whales. But if this was a baleen whale, where was its baleen? Where did baleen come from? And how did it live without it?

Aired: 08/16/22

Rating: NR


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