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September 17, 2013

 

drawn fish against a yellow background

Can Animals Use Sign Language?

I know that gorillas and chimpanzees can learn sign language and use it to communicate. But can other animals use sign language, too?

December 21, 2010

 

Christmas Tree lit up

Electric Eel Powers Christmas Tree

A Christmas tree in Tokyo is being lit in a very unconventional way!

September 22, 2005

 

Hagfish Slime

Our planet is inhabited by a host of strange and remarkable creatures, but few as strange or remarkable, if you ask me, as hagfish. Hagfish are eel-like fish about a foot long. They have a small mouth that lacks jaws and teeth. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

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