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Snake Bite

Photo: Brady Barr with a python

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National Geographic Channel's reptile expert Dr. Brady Barr had a true dangerous encounter while conducting field research on pythons in Indonesia. During his research into why these enormous snakes like to inhabit dark caves and why this unexpected environment may be critical to their survival, Dr. Barr encounters a large python. While attempting to capture the python for further study, Dr. Barr is repeatedly bitten by the python and wrapped in its powerful coils.