Why Are Sloths So Slow? — Check Your Premises

Sloths spend most of their time eating, resting, or sleeping; in fact, they descend from their treetops canopies just once a week, for a bathroom break. How are these creatures so low energy? In this TED-Ed video, Kenny Coogan describes the physical and behavioral adaptations that allow sloths to be so slow.

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