Filed under: Podcasts Sawbones Sawbones: How Horseshoe Crabs (Probably) Saved Your Life By Sawbones Sep 25, 2020, 1:05pm EDT Share this story Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Horses? Majestic. Frogs? Maybe royalty. But have you taken a moment to reflect on the humble, half-billion-year old horseshoe crab that almost certainly saved your life with its incredible blood? If not, THIS is that moment. Music: “Medicines” by The Taxpayers Listen Now: Transcript available here Next Up In Sawbones Sawbones: Baker-Miller Pink Sawbones: The Omicron Variant Sawbones: Mariko Aoki Phenomenon Sawbones: Twelve Days of Christmas Sawbones Classic: Home Alone Sawbones: Tis the Season for Weird Medical Questions Sign up for the newsletter McElroy Mail Thanks for signing up! Check your inbox for a welcome email. First Name Last Name Email (required) By signing up, you agree to our Privacy Notice and European users agree to the data transfer policy. Subscribe The Latest MBMBaM 594: The Trumpet By My Brother, My Brother and Me Shmanners: Idioms Part 10 By Shmanners The Besties: Everybody Loves Nobody Saves the World By The Besties The Adventure Zone: Ethersea - Episode 24 By The Adventure Zone Play Trial By Fieri Ep. 4: An Ill-Advised Zelda: LTTP Randomized Run By The McElroy Family Wonderful! 213: Dairy-Free Samwise Gamgee By Wonderful!