Immortal Creatures Living in Florida Crater?!

On this episode of Breaking Trail, Mark and the crew are in Florida with microbiologist Dr. Hunter Hines to find… water bears! Get ready to meet the Tardigrade, a.k.a the Water Bear! Are these creatures actually immortal beings? Or maybe aliens from another planet?! Find out now!
Get ready to learn about these fascinating creatures found in a Florida crater!
Special thanks to our friend, microbiologist Dr. Hunter Hines for assisting us on this adventure! Follow him on Instagram:
Another big thank you to the Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute for hosting the team and providing years of continued study and research to the world!

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  1. Emily Brackett

    Emily Brackett

    2 kun oldin

    12:09 you made me giggle

  2. Miley Fuentes-Hernandez

    Miley Fuentes-Hernandez

    5 kun oldin


  3. deathsong gamer

    deathsong gamer

    17 kun oldin

    i have a pet tardegrade i think

  4. Ldacon


    19 kun oldin

    Which spring did you go to?

  5. Kalevipoeg


    20 kun oldin

    *Tardigrades find their way into Coyote's brain and begin to multiply. Coyote begins to bleed from the eyes and nose.* Mark: "You ok? Describe the pain."



    21 kun oldin

    So you said some of the creatures may be aliens! NO! They were just sent to space they are not aliens!

  7. Meatball Spicy

    Meatball Spicy

    23 kun oldin

    Did coyote pesterson die?

  8. NoFeArChiC2


    27 kun oldin

    Wow, this is crazy!

  9. Brenda Harvison

    Brenda Harvison

    29 kun oldin

    That's so cool 😊😊I love your videos

  10. Sanath Wekadapola

    Sanath Wekadapola

    Oy oldin

    that water bear is amazing. :0

  11. Karthik Subramanian Krishnan

    Karthik Subramanian Krishnan

    Oy oldin

    Been waiting to see these for a long time. I tried to hunt a bit in india. Couldn't find the needle in the hawstack!

  12. Shubham Sarkar

    Shubham Sarkar

    Oy oldin

    They hail from phyla Tardigrada, right?

  13. i 5 Seconds

    i 5 Seconds

    Oy oldin

    Full of unusual species ah yes the floating sheep

  14. Marisa Perry

    Marisa Perry

    Oy oldin

    My names is hunter but this is my mom's aucont

  15. chungus chungus

    chungus chungus

    Oy oldin

    mara from progressive insurance got fat

  16. mega master

    mega master

    Oy oldin

    Not only these creature are immortal Coyote is too LOL😁

  17. mindy ly

    mindy ly

    Oy oldin

    Tardigrades baby!

  18. Shelvie Schlitz

    Shelvie Schlitz

    Oy oldin

    Alien WOW

  19. Nameless :D

    Nameless :D

    Oy oldin

    there not imortal but in survival mode they can go without water for up to 300 years

  20. Nameless :D

    Nameless :D

    Oy oldin

    water bears!!yaythx soo much

  21. KrisDoesStupidThingys


    Oy oldin

    Tiny Water Bears: HEY, GET YOUR FILTHY CONTAINERS AWAY FROM US! Them: no u lol

  22. Tana Cook

    Tana Cook

    Oy oldin

    We eat waterbears everyday their on lettuce and other stuff

  23. LoopaMoopa


    Oy oldin

    Many people don’t actually know that mark is the director so coyote Peterson isnt the director it’s this guy

  24. Logan Miller

    Logan Miller

    Oy oldin

    Ahh yes the majestic tardigrade, earth's greatest animals.

  25. Quill Nitro

    Quill Nitro

    2 oy oldin

    We are all possibly consuming these water bears without noticing. And if they are classified as an actual animal, then that means veganism never existed. Checkmate, vegans.

  26. Stacey Jimenez

    Stacey Jimenez

    2 oy oldin

    1:15 Why does that look like a face

  27. Lisandra Peyrefitte

    Lisandra Peyrefitte

    2 oy oldin

    i like you

  28. ••


    2 oy oldin

    8:10 tha shikah sLate

  29. Kadon Hodson

    Kadon Hodson

    2 oy oldin

    Coyote: Dies of infinity gauntlet Also Coyote: on a scale of 1 to 10 it's a 9 Mark:describe it and HOW THE HECK ARE YOU YALKING

    • Kadon Hodson

      Kadon Hodson

      2 oy oldin


  30. The Bakugan Brawler

    The Bakugan Brawler

    2 oy oldin

    I've been to the blue springs

  31. Charlotte Cook

    Charlotte Cook

    2 oy oldin

    good video but why appa on the thumbnail?

  32. Zayeed-Ibrahim Chowdhury

    Zayeed-Ibrahim Chowdhury

    3 oy oldin

    Hiiiiiii mark

  33. X Blade

    X Blade

    3 oy oldin

    Barbascura è ovunque

  34. Andre


    3 oy oldin

    They sending microorganisms into space but yet cant feed the poor and clothe the naked..smhh spending billions on science while people out here starving.

  35. Shyamal Mitra

    Shyamal Mitra

    3 oy oldin

    Coyote when are you coming back

  36. Levi Ackerman

    Levi Ackerman

    3 oy oldin

    𝑾𝒂𝒊𝒕 𝒄𝒐𝒚𝒐𝒕𝒆 𝒘𝒉𝒚 𝒐𝒕𝒉𝒆𝒓 𝒗𝒊𝒅𝒆𝒐𝒔 𝒄𝒐𝒚𝒐𝒕𝒆 𝒊𝒔 𝒏𝒐𝒕 𝒊𝒏 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒗𝒊𝒅𝒅

  37. Nick Rick

    Nick Rick

    3 oy oldin


  38. Nick Rick

    Nick Rick

    3 oy oldin


  39. Ali Ahmed Abbasi

    Ali Ahmed Abbasi

    3 oy oldin

    i love this channel

  40. Manuel Espinoza

    Manuel Espinoza

    3 oy oldin

    Florida Florida Florida can u go some else instead of the state I live in

  41. Luke Rogers

    Luke Rogers

    4 oy oldin

    It looks like a worm to me

  42. bubgie's land

    bubgie's land

    4 oy oldin

    Omg so cool

  43. bubgie's land

    bubgie's land

    4 oy oldin

    So cool!😃

  44. Zhang Linda

    Zhang Linda

    4 oy oldin

    Hay, they ley egg ? And i whant to see you all people in Singapore

  45. Puss AndBoots

    Puss AndBoots

    4 oy oldin

    Not imortal unless you burn it

  46. Cream Cheese

    Cream Cheese

    4 oy oldin

    1:16 smile

  47. ILike seals

    ILike seals

    4 oy oldin

    Dude I have a local spring and it sooo beautiful

  48. Anry Frias

    Anry Frias

    4 oy oldin

    what in the world is that

  49. DarkMatter


    4 oy oldin

    My fav part when they find a mama water bear

  50. zariff.


    4 oy oldin


  51. DravenGal


    5 oy oldin

    Those minuscule little “claws!” So cute! Be still my heart!

  52. kyle dopreg

    kyle dopreg

    5 oy oldin

    BREAKING NEWS: Florida man discovers alien in his backyard!!

  53. skitz


    5 oy oldin

    Idk if it’s just for Florida, but the beaches have SO MANY animals My sister always looks for them and she has found sting rays, lobsters, crabs, sea urchins and probably more I can’t think of rn then my parents found a baby manatee o.o

  54. FunPerson AKA EBW

    FunPerson AKA EBW

    5 oy oldin

    I love how Hunter wears his hat at the beginning.

  55. Gandalf The Grey

    Gandalf The Grey

    5 oy oldin

    This video just had a baby

  56. Krissil sil

    Krissil sil

    5 oy oldin

    So cool

  57. Makbul Kwt

    Makbul Kwt

    5 oy oldin

    Thier not alians mark thier animals and don't believe in silly rumors 😤😏😐😔😠😡😧

  58. Kabir Mhatre

    Kabir Mhatre

    5 oy oldin

    what happened to coyote

  59. NyteBlayde 904

    NyteBlayde 904

    5 oy oldin

    If it came from space wouldn't it have been Cryogenically frozen? Space is *really* cold!

  60. Legend Prime

    Legend Prime

    6 oy oldin

    Try to put it in a vacuum chamber see it it survives

  61. Halima Nini

    Halima Nini

    6 oy oldin

    Mark hi

  62. Harley Jackson

    Harley Jackson

    6 oy oldin

    Alien trouble

  63. Tiny Pirate

    Tiny Pirate

    6 oy oldin

    I love how all three of them have a friendship bracelet.

  64. Subarashii


    6 oy oldin

    Imagine if an army of tardigrades went in your blood stream.. World war 3 in your body, they could probably survive it if they can survive outerspace for a short period of time our bodies stand no chance against them, but their harmless. :D

  65. Jessie Martinez

    Jessie Martinez

    6 oy oldin

    Been there, it's called blue springs

  66. Thomas B

    Thomas B

    6 oy oldin

    I swear coyote is half water bear because he is invincible

  67. Lizard Life

    Lizard Life

    6 oy oldin

    Mark is ripped!!! Love brave wilderness

  68. Adam Faulkner

    Adam Faulkner

    6 oy oldin

    I cannot even tell which is the water bear and which are the eggs

  69. GArm


    6 oy oldin

    Yo. Catching a water bear with eggs on the back its just like catching a red velvet worm you guys cought... Thats awsome

  70. jack


    6 oy oldin

    0:21 has asked us to disclose our sexual crimes to you

  71. Joy Sans

    Joy Sans

    6 oy oldin

    Them: **Makes scientific discoveries** Me and the boys: *Haha, fshhhhhhhh.*

  72. YeetNoodle


    6 oy oldin

    Huh congrats to Tim the tardigrade

  73. adam wrobel

    adam wrobel

    6 oy oldin

    Who else thinks that the tardigrades are cute



    7 oy oldin

    1:16 it looks like a face

  75. Faith Roelofs

    Faith Roelofs

    7 oy oldin

    I think we all know who is really imortal here

  76. Joseph The Dino Boy

    Joseph The Dino Boy

    7 oy oldin

    Cute water bears

  77. Riley Calvert

    Riley Calvert

    7 oy oldin


  78. Zarrar King

    Zarrar King

    7 oy oldin

    Coyote have you ever been hunting if what for

  79. Marissa Maté

    Marissa Maté

    7 oy oldin

    1:17 WALL-E!! ...or smilie face haha

  80. Green Stew

    Green Stew

    7 oy oldin

    I was literally at this spring yesterday lmao.

  81. Jasmine Gaytan

    Jasmine Gaytan

    7 oy oldin

    😲 this is so awesome!!

  82. Toyin Harris

    Toyin Harris

    7 oy oldin

    13:58 looks like Appa from Avatar

  83. Logan Naidoo

    Logan Naidoo

    7 oy oldin

    When's he gonna do a video when they bite him.

  84. Big Zee

    Big Zee

    7 oy oldin

    Cool 😎

  85. Liam's Toysreview

    Liam's Toysreview

    7 oy oldin


  86. Aηтнσηy Bєησıт

    Aηтнσηy Bєησıт

    7 oy oldin

    Anytime i see a creature that im interested in i simply search brave wilderness and most times they have hd videos on that particular animal .👌👍👍.Say No More

  87. Emma H

    Emma H

    7 oy oldin

    cyotye go to starkey park FL

  88. Sudoki Sara

    Sudoki Sara

    7 oy oldin

    I’m Coyote Peterson and I’m about to enter the sick zone with the Covid-19

  89. Lorna Asana

    Lorna Asana

    7 oy oldin


  90. Charity Berthiaume

    Charity Berthiaume

    7 oy oldin

    14:39 awwwww

  91. AM - 08RA 743590 Cheyne MS

    AM - 08RA 743590 Cheyne MS

    7 oy oldin

    So cool

  92. entitled karen

    entitled karen

    7 oy oldin

    1:16 that's me to you even if you don't have friends

  93. STEAM


    7 oy oldin

    So Tardigrades are from earth as their ancestors came from sell Earth about 500 Million Years ago

  94. Garrett West

    Garrett West

    7 oy oldin


  95. iJerickx Roblox - Official

    iJerickx Roblox - Official

    8 oy oldin

    Maybe Tardigades can destroy corona virus? that's my opinion

  96. Wj Lee

    Wj Lee

    8 oy oldin

    FMA, envy??!!

  97. Meme s

    Meme s

    8 oy oldin

    I never noticed his eyes, he's so cute!!

  98. GunsoftheVoid


    8 oy oldin that coyote without a beard?...I dunt like...🙁

  99. bytost


    8 oy oldin

    Hydras are also immortal.

  100. EVE


    8 oy oldin

    He’s fine too 😍😍