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Science Daily
Camouflage really does reduce chances of being eaten: A ground-breaking study has confirmed the long held assumption that camouflage protects animals from the clutches of predatorsThe research, by scientists from the Universities of Exeter and Cambridge, inve
Camouflage really does reduce chances of being eaten: A ground-breaking study has confirmed the long held assumption that camouflage protects animals from the clutches of predators
Science Daily / Posted 11 days ago
The research, by scientists from the Universities of Exeter and Cambridge, investigated the camouflage of ground-nesting birds in Zambia, using sophisticated digital imaging to demonstrate how they would appear from the perspective of a... Read more
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PhysOrg
Camouflage really does reduce the chances of being eatenA close-up of the nightjar. Credit: Jolyon Troscianko A ground-breaking study h
Camouflage really does reduce the chances of being eaten
PhysOrg / Posted 11 days ago
A close-up of the nightjar. Credit: Jolyon Troscianko A ground-breaking study has confirmed the long held assumption that camouflage protects animals from the clutches of predators, and offers insights into the most important aspects of... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Pensioner ran himself over in car and died after tragic accidentA pensioner has been killed after he ran himself over with his own car. He was
Pensioner ran himself over in car and died after tragic accident
Daily Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
A pensioner has been killed after he ran himself over with his own car. He was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics. Paramedics, fire crews and an air ambulance were also called to the scene in Wingham, Kent, but the man could not be... Read more
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Science Daily
Lizards camouflage themselves by choosing rocks that best match the color of their backsNew research by Kate Marshall from the University of Cambridge's Department of
Lizards camouflage themselves by choosing rocks that best match the color of their backs
Science Daily / Posted 15 days ago
New research by Kate Marshall from the University of Cambridge's Department of Zoology and Dr Martin Stevens from the University of Exeter's Centre for Ecology and Conservation, published today in Scientific Reports, shows that individual lizards are... Read more
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PhysOrg
Lizards camouflage themselves by choosing rocks that best match the color of their backsAegean wall lizard resting on rock Credit: Kate Marshall Resting out in the ope
Lizards camouflage themselves by choosing rocks that best match the color of their backs
PhysOrg / Posted 15 days ago
Aegean wall lizard resting on rock Credit: Kate Marshall Resting out in the open on rocks can be a risky business for Aegean wall lizards. Out in these habitats they have nowhere to hide and their backs, which show varying shades of green and brown... Read more

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