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Meet with Animals that Live Inside Volcanoes

When a volcano happens, most of us would possibly think of a high mountain that has erupted with very hot magma and ash and spewed all over the nearby land, thus nothing would be left under its destructive wake. However are you aware that eighty percent of volcanoes are discovered on […]

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Hey Mr. Lion, How Old Are You—A Guide to Aging Animals

Hey Mr. Lion, How Old Are You—A Guide to Aging Animals

It seems that every year, the world will discover a newest oldest animal. About a decade ago, people found a 405-year-old clam named as Ming. Then a giant tortoise called Jonathan was touted as the world’s oldest living creature—until people started to question about its identity. There are also accounts […]

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Fly’s ‘Slow Motion’ Vision

Fly’s ‘Slow Motion’ Vision

How can flies avoid being swatted? Scientist studied on animals ‘perception on high frequency light and discovered that flies use the same way to avoid swatter like Keanu Reeves dodges flying bullets in the Movie Matrix—by watching time pass slowly. How fast is the rapid swatter in the view of […]

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