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Discoveryon: Water snake discovered that scares fish into its jaws -
2009-06-23 21:50:18 GMT
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The snake has found a way to use the fish's escape reflex to its advantage. As he studied the snake's actions even closer, he made an even more remarkable discovery. When it strikes, the snake doesn't aim for the fish's initial position and then adjust its direction as the fish moves – the way most predators do. Instead it heads directly for the location where it expects the fish's head to be.
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