What Kind of Symbiote Is Venom

Venom is an iconic Spider-Man foe gaining power from the alien symbiote, but what is it exactly? Is it more parasite or something else? Kyle takes a closer look on this week's Because Science! Grab your new Because Science merch here: https://shop.nerdist20.wpengine.com/collections/because-scienceOpens in new tab Subscribe for more Because Science: http://bit.ly/BecSciSubOpens in new tab More science: http://nerdist20.wpengine.com/topic/science-tech/Opens in new tab Watch more Because Science: http://nerdi.st/BecSciOpens in new tab Follow Kyle Hill: https://twitter.com/Sci_PhileOpens in new tab Follow us on FB: https://www.facebook.com/BecauseScienceOpens in new tab Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/becausescienceOpens in new tab Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/becausescienceOpens in new tab Follow Nerdist: https://twitter.com/NerdistOpens in new tab Because Science every Thursday. Learn more: • VENOM CHARACTER: https://nerdi.st/2DTQrzZOpens in new tab • SYMBIOSIS: http://bit.ly/2IAs3C5Opens in new tab • HOST-BACTERIAL MUTUALISM IN THE HUMAN INTESTINE: http://bit.ly/2O24xnFOpens in new tab • EXPLORING THE MANY SHADES OF SYMBIOSES: http://bit.ly/2OA7PhhOpens in new tab