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Posts tagged defense mechanisms

November 2, 2009

 

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Lancewoods And Moas Long Gone

How lancewood tree leaves change to defend against the moa, a flightless bird.

January 5, 2006

 

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The Amazing Walking Sticks

In fact, one of the defense mechanisms of these insects, crypsis, involves their taking their resemblance to twigs as far as it will go.

September 27, 2003

 

Offensive Plants

Everyone knows that plants have some pretty good passive defense mechanisms. Learn about plants and their offensive strategies on A Moment of Science.

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