UNC-TV Science

Attack of the body-snatching parasite

Season 3 Episode 376 | 2m 48s

North Carolina mud crabs have been infected by a parasitic barnacle that castrates them, making them reproductively dead. Researchers from East Carolina University are trying to find out how far the infection has spread along North Carolina's coast.

Aired: 01/31/18

Rating: NR

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