Published: October 8, 2014

Into Perú

Emily Graslie, Chief Curiosity Correspondent, Brain Scoop

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Team Brain Scoop is about to helicopter into a biologically unknown region of the Peruvian jungle with a team of conservationists to study and document the area's biodiversity for the first time in its history. 

Team Brain Scoop is about to helicopter into a biologically unknown region of the Peruvian jungle with a team of conservationists to study and document the area's biodiversity for the first time in its history. 

Read more about The Field Museum's Rapid Inventory programs.

Special thanks to Corine Vriesendorp, Anna Goldman, Bruce Patterson, Bill Stanley, Corrie Moreau, and Josh Engel for their help in producing this video! Really hoping I don't come home with flesh-eating bacteria.