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WHAT’S THE DEAL?

Oklahoma Road Trip: Tumbleweeds

  • Aired: 01/16/2017
  • 03:18
  • Rating: NR
It’s an old-timey western classic: the tumbleweed. But what kind of plants are they, really? And why do they tumble? We’ll investigate the origins of the humble tumbleweed as well as their purpose. Turns out, it’s all about survival!
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What's behind those tumbleweeds rolling around out west?
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