How Disgusting Space Life

How Disgusting Space Life

NASA’s requirements for becoming an astronaut are stringent, but not overly daunting. Essentially, hopefuls must have a bachelor’s degree in science, be physically fit, and stand between 58.5 and 76 inches tall. What NASA doesn’t mention, however, are the intangibles. You can probably think of a few: coolness under pressure,…

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Bitis Arietans Will Use Two Ways To Trap Prey

Bitis Arietans Will Use Two Ways To Trap Prey

Predators use a variety of strategies to increase the odds of capturing prey. An amazing example involves the use of luring behaviours, which are aimed at increasing a predator’s foraging success by attracting potential prey to within striking range. Luring behaviours result from an evolutionary adaptation referred to as aggressive…

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