Caterpillars Feeding on Exploding Touch-Me-Not Seed Pods | BBC Earth

These caterpillar are close to extinction, and their Touch-Me-Nots based diet doesn’t help them.

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50 Comments

  1. starlight 7 on September 23, 2019 at 8:51 pm

    Man, these caterpillars have it tough if their food keeps flying out of their hands when their trying to eat.. 😅

  2. Jody Hicks on September 23, 2019 at 8:53 pm

    If my food did that to me, I’d be almost extinct too.

  3. lalalovengun on September 23, 2019 at 8:54 pm

    God I love evolution!

    Caterpillar: nom nom nom 😋

    Seed pod *thug life* : touch me not the fock outta here, nigha!!

  4. CrazyPangolinLady on September 23, 2019 at 8:54 pm

    Touchmenot (cause I’ll explode)

  5. Skizzlle on September 23, 2019 at 8:54 pm

    Alinity from twitch

  6. Unknown Lifeform on September 23, 2019 at 8:56 pm

    Rofl 🤣 incoming extinction

  7. xxzeige on September 23, 2019 at 8:56 pm

    *Caterpillar Approaches*

    Plant: I’m about to end this mans whole career

  8. S U D I P CHATTERJEE on September 23, 2019 at 9:02 pm

    Free food and a free ride home….how’s that

  9. Cristóbal Lagos on September 23, 2019 at 9:02 pm

    That creepy clown music tho

  10. jkirk1626 on September 23, 2019 at 9:03 pm

    The sound effects are hilarious: guy in sound studio crinkling paper.

  11. Jeff Mclearen on September 23, 2019 at 9:03 pm

    That lil guy? I wouldn’t worry about that lil guy…

    @2:11 OH SHIT

  12. Diwangga Lianto on September 23, 2019 at 9:04 pm

    Oopsie

  13. Q M on September 23, 2019 at 9:07 pm

    2:14 That face has *Bamboozled* written all over it.

  14. chester Sancha on September 23, 2019 at 9:08 pm

    ⚠Warning:A Caterpillar entered the seed’s perimeter!!!

    Plants: Initiate self destruct sequence

    3….2….1….0….“Explode"

    Caterpillar: **shocked**

  15. JOVIS NANDO on September 23, 2019 at 9:09 pm

    Here’s a fun fact: Caterpillars are vegetarian

  16. LOOΠΔburn on September 23, 2019 at 9:09 pm

    *inchy boi*

  17. Charlie Mayne on September 23, 2019 at 9:15 pm

    Fire in the hole!!!!

  18. Bukui Zhao on September 23, 2019 at 9:16 pm

    2:04

  19. The Guy on September 23, 2019 at 9:18 pm

    YEET

  20. muan tangpua on September 23, 2019 at 9:19 pm

    Trying hard to listen to the commentary in the voice of Sir David Attenborough

  21. Psycho Girl on September 23, 2019 at 9:19 pm

    WAIT BUT WHERE DO THEY GET THOSE EATING SOUNDS FROM

  22. Fd d on September 23, 2019 at 9:21 pm

    This animal is endangered.
    It has 1 food source.
    The food explodes when touched.
    Endangered animal…

  23. Erona Calloway on September 23, 2019 at 9:21 pm

    Aaaaah the Inchworm. A plant similar to that kind use to grow around where I live but the seed pods were Fatter.

  24. Lou Sensei on September 23, 2019 at 9:23 pm

    I prefer watching animals eat rather than humans. Idk why but the caterpillar munching away was satisfying to watch.

  25. Kou Yang on September 23, 2019 at 9:24 pm

    2.15 the bug was like ………. NANI 😕

  26. xCapeTheDrama on September 23, 2019 at 9:26 pm

    Imagine just chilling, enjoying your food and suddenly being flung into the air with no warning bruhhh

  27. P d on September 23, 2019 at 9:27 pm

    At first, i thought that caterpillar was exploded..
    Did the exploding seed can kill the caterpillar?

  28. Bukui Zhao on September 23, 2019 at 9:28 pm

    The music really sounds like there’s something surprise

  29. mam241 on September 23, 2019 at 9:29 pm

    "I’m going to get some lunch, let me just go grab my helmet"

  30. starburst honeybuns on September 23, 2019 at 9:31 pm

    😂😂

  31. Matthew Gardner on September 23, 2019 at 9:31 pm

    Those seeds went 💥 🌱

  32. Ella MacLeod on September 23, 2019 at 9:32 pm

    These plants are so fun to play with especially as a kid

  33. Melekzat Pasho on September 23, 2019 at 9:32 pm

    I used to love popping these seeds, just grab them and they burst in your hands, pretty entertaining game for a child😁😁

  34. The BlueBomber on September 23, 2019 at 9:32 pm

    The first caterpillar yeeting plant

  35. Lalith Krishna on September 23, 2019 at 9:36 pm

    Poor caterpillar🐛

  36. Ch Pe on September 23, 2019 at 9:36 pm

    I got your BBC right here.

  37. Charlie Mayne on September 23, 2019 at 9:39 pm

    ASMR

  38. x ᄉ x on September 23, 2019 at 9:41 pm

    The bomb plant

  39. 360Pandaman on September 23, 2019 at 9:42 pm

    The plant is quite the prankster.

  40. Irefuse Togivemyname on September 23, 2019 at 9:43 pm

    My fave video on YouTube not only for the video itself but because of all these hilarious comments! 😂😂

  41. Livestronger on September 23, 2019 at 9:43 pm

    Love the circus music

  42. Iconical on September 23, 2019 at 9:43 pm

    Aww, those are the things that tickled coraline right?

  43. Sara Monroe on September 23, 2019 at 9:46 pm

    LMAO

  44. Samuel Skala on September 23, 2019 at 9:46 pm

    [Literally every time a pod exploded near a caterpillar] "And I- Oop."

  45. jay206 me on September 23, 2019 at 9:46 pm

    These caterpillars get flowing in the air….iiittt wwaaassss woooorrrtthhh iiitttttt.

  46. Reagan Co on September 23, 2019 at 9:46 pm

    Masochistic nut

  47. Mark M on September 23, 2019 at 9:47 pm

    What’s with the sound effects on the petals?..

  48. Nefnef le chiken on September 23, 2019 at 9:49 pm

    Poor little guys! Just wanted lunch.

  49. DesignerVids22 on September 23, 2019 at 9:49 pm

    *I.E.D’S* in the bug world! 🐛

  50. WeAreWe on September 23, 2019 at 9:49 pm

    Al quaida Inside

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