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STEMFest 7:30pm Monday Larry Mendoza - Shared screen with speaker view
Lintvet
06:50
We can hear you
Patience Kilel
07:28
YAY! So exciting
Amanda Kwiecien
07:56
It's so cute
Meighan Daily
08:04
In love
Aderemi Olokodana
08:17
Is that real?
Patience Kilel
09:11
He’s camera shy
Amanda Kwiecien
09:59
Interesting!
Christina Curtis
10:12
so pretty
Lintvet
10:36
wow
Meighan Daily
11:52
this is fascinating, so cool!
Amanda Kwiecien
12:29
They're so active!
Christina Curtis
14:29
checkerboard
Neal, Karen L
15:37
WOW!!
Christina Curtis
16:13
So a button eye is nonvenomous?
Carter Stanley
16:53
Sometimes but not always.
Christina Curtis
17:06
okay
Griffin, Rachel Grace
17:29
Diamond shaped heads are normally venomous
Griffin, Rachel Grace
17:32
But again not all
Griffin, Rachel Grace
18:10
Eastern Water Snakes and Copperheads get mixed up a lot down at the James River
Carter Stanley
18:11
Some snakes will flatten their head to look like a venous snake.
Amanda Kwiecien
18:32
They're so pretty omg
Griffin, Rachel Grace
18:38
Yes my king snake rattles his tale
Aderemi Olokodana
18:40
What other feature would tell if a snake is venomous?
Griffin, Rachel Grace
18:53
Eyes head shape
Griffin, Rachel Grace
18:58
pattern
Carter Stanley
19:09
Yeah some snakes mimic rattles.
Griffin, Rachel Grace
19:52
Has this copper had its venom sacs removed?
Ian Tombleson
19:56
very interesting
Travis Anthony (Biology/VHS)
20:51
No Rachel, all of Larry's venomous are intact :)
Katherine Wagner IT/SDV
21:34
Thank you for making me feel better about snakes. I have always been very afraid of them. You have helped me understand how to recognize a copperhead. We live in the country in Hanover County, so we have them around us.
Griffin, Rachel Grace
21:46
Good haha
Griffin, Rachel Grace
21:58
What kind of venom do copper heads have?
Griselda Guzman
22:10
Watching him with that snake gives me anxiety lol
Meighan Daily
23:01
wow, that's really good info, haha!
Travis Anthony (Biology/VHS)
23:12
hemotoxin
Travis Anthony (Biology/VHS)
23:46
They're great rodent control, excellent ambush predator
Griffin, Rachel Grace
24:46
Cottonmouth ?!
Travis Anthony (Biology/VHS)
24:55
Yes, same species
Griselda Guzman
24:58
omg
Griffin, Rachel Grace
25:07
Cutie
Travis Anthony (Biology/VHS)
25:32
The gold on their head and body is magnificent
Carter Stanley
25:48
Yeah
Amanda Kwiecien
25:49
Snake booty!
Aderemi Olokodana
26:20
Do all snakes shed their skin?
Travis Anthony (Biology/VHS)
26:34
Yes, and lizards
Carter Stanley
26:42
Yes because that is how they grow.
Griffin, Rachel Grace
27:58
Are they also hemotoxic ?
Travis Anthony (Biology/VHS)
28:35
Yes, but more potent than Copperheads
Griffin, Rachel Grace
28:49
Why?
Tommy
29:02
What is the difference between the toxins?
Travis Anthony (Biology/VHS)
29:08
Some studies suggest because of their fish prey, very quick and slippery
Carter Stanley
29:19
How they affect your body Tommy
Amanda Kwiecien
29:20
I've never heard of musking!
Griffin, Rachel Grace
29:22
Neurotoxin affects nervous system
Griffin, Rachel Grace
29:40
Hemotoxins affect blood flow and such
Griffin, Rachel Grace
29:54
Clotting and coagulation I guess
Christina Curtis
30:27
Keep it closed
Amanda Kwiecien
30:35
RATTLE! :-p
Carter Stanley
30:38
Timber rattle snakes are my dream herp to catch.
Ian Tombleson
30:51
that's a very loud rattle
Carter Stanley
30:53
I love herping in the mountains.
Griffin, Rachel Grace
31:06
Thats a viper
Griffin, Rachel Grace
31:24
A pit viper
Griffin, Rachel Grace
32:26
She’s not pissed at all
Amanda Kwiecien
32:35
Haha, she's got a lot of sass
Maya Weekes
32:38
Lol right
Griffin, Rachel Grace
32:48
VIper sass
Carter Stanley
32:57
She is just warning us.
Griffin, Rachel Grace
33:40
I thought it meant she wanted a kiss
Amanda Kwiecien
33:54
Lol!
Griffin, Rachel Grace
34:02
What type of venoms do they have?
Griffin, Rachel Grace
34:21
The eastern rattle
Burnette, Danette
34:23
they are neurotoxic
Burnette, Danette
34:33
hemotoxic will attack the blood
Burnette, Danette
34:39
neuro will attach the nerves
Meighan Daily
34:40
what makes the "rattle" rattle?
Griffin, Rachel Grace
34:42
Can’t they have both ?
Griffin, Rachel Grace
35:06
Bushmasters have all three venoms right ?
Amanda Kwiecien
36:34
They're so cool!
Christina Curtis
37:19
Trust you
Griffin, Rachel Grace
37:43
arboreal viper
Griffin, Rachel Grace
37:49
What viper was it?
Griselda Guzman
37:52
wow scary.
Amanda Kwiecien
37:55
Oof
Katherine Wagner IT/SDV
38:08
What kind of cages do you use to keep them?
Carter Stanley
38:18
I was wondering that
Carter Stanley
39:22
Are they vision cages?
June
39:42
Thank you so much. Where do you teach?
Griffin, Rachel Grace
40:09
cause blood clots
Griffin, Rachel Grace
40:10
?
Tirzah Hawkins
40:26
What were the most common snakes in Henrico?
Aderemi Olokodana
40:36
What happened to the snake that bit you?
Griffin, Rachel Grace
41:02
Hopefully nothing lol
Ian Tombleson
41:07
Have you handled snakes out of state?
Griffin, Rachel Grace
41:41
Eastern Rat Snakes - Henrico
Amanda Kwiecien
43:46
Oh yay!
Griffin, Rachel Grace
44:09
Gaboon
Griffin, Rachel Grace
44:14
Oh sike
Tommy
44:15
White Snake
Tirzah Hawkins
44:19
Horned Vipor
Amanda Kwiecien
44:20
Omg I've seen that face before
Griffin, Rachel Grace
44:25
Horny viper
Griffin, Rachel Grace
44:30
Horned
Ian Tombleson
44:52
What is your favorite snake?
Amanda Kwiecien
44:56
Ooooh yeah! I've seen them on nature docs
Christina Curtis
45:00
Didn't ealize they had horns
Meighan Daily
45:01
that is so freaking cool
Amanda Kwiecien
45:14
I love the eyes, so unique
Griffin, Rachel Grace
45:16
ASk him where he got his brows done
Christina Curtis
45:28
From Texas seen enough sidewinders to last a life time
Aderemi Olokodana
45:31
How many of them do you have?
Griffin, Rachel Grace
45:37
Why are they like that?
Meighan Daily
45:46
is there something inside the rattle that makes the noise?
Griffin, Rachel Grace
46:08
Honduran Palms ?
Meighan Daily
47:09
that is insane
Meighan Daily
47:18
so cool!
Meighan Daily
47:22
what an evolutionary tool!
Amanda Kwiecien
47:34
That's pretty incredible
Christina Curtis
48:00
Have you ever been to a rattlesnake roundup?
Meighan Daily
48:28
whaaaaat
Christina Curtis
49:06
Agree
Griselda Guzman
49:17
whatttt
Amanda Kwiecien
49:17
Those sorts of events need to end, they're awful
Christina Curtis
49:19
it is awful
Meighan Daily
50:35
that is so sad
Amanda Kwiecien
50:47
Thank you!!!
Amanda Kwiecien
50:50
This was really cool
Tirzah Hawkins
50:53
Thank you!
Ian Tombleson
50:54
THANK YOU
Meighan Daily
50:55
Truly incredible!
Christina Curtis
50:58
Thank you Mr. Mendoza
Meighan Daily
50:59
Thank you!!!!!!
Anik, Mazhar
50:59
Thanks Larry.
Patience Kilel
50:59
Thanks you!! Lots of knowledge
Burnette, Danette
51:00
Thank you!
Griselda Guzman
51:02
so cool! truly was great to watch and learn
Travis Anthony (Biology/VHS)
51:05
Thank you everyone!
Claudine Lougee
51:06
thank you !!
Carter Stanley
51:08
Thanks a lot!
Griffin, Rachel Grace
51:11
Thanks! Yes live !
Joseph Truong
51:15
have a good one
Katherine Wagner IT/SDV
51:17
Thanks again!
Maya Weekes
51:24
Thanks