Michael Archer:
How we'll resurrect the gastric brooding frog, the Tasmanian tiger

TEDxDeExtinction · 17:36 · Filmed Mar 2013

The gastric brooding frog lays its eggs just like any other frog — then swallows them whole to incubate. That is, it did until it went extinct 30 years ago. Paleontologist Michael Archer makes a case to bring back the gastric brooding frog and the thylacine, commonly known as the Tasmanian tiger.

Paleontologist Michael Archer is working to bring back his favorite extinct animal: the Tasmanian tiger. Full bio