Why does skin wrinkle in water?

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Offline joey vega

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Why does skin wrinkle in water?
« on: 09/07/2010 19:30:03 »
joey vega asked the Naked Scientists:
   
Why do our fingers and toes wrinkle when we swim for a long time?

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Why does skin wrinkle in water?
« Reply #1 on: 09/07/2010 23:22:55 »
Hi Joey vega,

this topic has been discussed over 1 year ago:

PaulaOR asked the Naked Scientists:
   
Why does our skin get wrinkled after a long soak in the bath or pool?

Thanks, we love your podcasts!

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