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Can Goats Predict Volcanic Eruptions?

Clip: Season 37 Episode 11 | 2m 38s

The unusual behavior of a herd of goats seems to suggest they may be able to sense when the nearby Mt. Etna volcano will erupt and new research corroborates this suspicion.

Aired: 02/20/19

Rating: NR

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