If you’ve learned how to swim, you’ve learned how to turn off an instinctual panic signal, and in return your body will let you exist underwater for one to two minutes at a time. We’re the only member of the great ape family who can do this!

In Ep. 5 “Over and Under” of @MuseumOnMainStreet’s #StoriesFromMainSt podcast listen to stories about going under and over—how we escape dry land and take to the water. Dive in here: museumonmainstreet.org/podcast. #MyWaterStory