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Posts tagged sense organs

February 12, 2009

 

Small cat walking

Your Cat’s Secret Nose

Cats have six sense organs. The sixth is known as the "vomeral-nasal organ," and can be thought of as a second nose.

March 31, 2005

 

A Snake’s Sixth Sense

The vomeronasal system, a snake’s sixth sense. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

February 5, 2004

 

Snake Vision

True or False? Snakes have heat-vision that allows them to catch their dinners in the dark. Find out on this Moment of Science.

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