Deep Look

Backswimmer Insects Drag Prey Into the Upside Down

Season 9 Episode 12 | 3m 57s | Video has closed captioning.

They look like little rowboats, cruising belly up below the surface of a pond or gentle stream. But don’t be fooled. Backswimmers are voracious predators, and when it’s time to find a new home they know how to make a dramatic exit.

Aired: 09/15/22

Rating: NR


Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning