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Why do dung beetles stand on their balls?
« on: 30/10/2012 10:59:01 »
South African dung beetles scuttling across scorching hot desert sands use their dung balls not just as food but also as a way to help keep themselves cool, a new study reveals...

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« Last Edit: 30/10/2012 10:59:01 by _system »


 

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