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Mantis Shrimp Claws

Odontodactylus Scyllarus Wikimedia Commons

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Why Raindrops Don’t Kill Mosquitoes

“When a raindrop hits a mosquito, the mosquito and drop join together, and the mosquito rides the drop for about a thousandth of a second before its wings, which act like kites, pull it out of the water.”

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The Private Life of Gannets

From 1934. By Ronald Lockley and Sir Julian Huxley


Bird migration

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