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Risky ripples: Frog's love song may summon kiss of death


January 23, 2014

image of a túngara frog Male túngara frogs call from puddles to attract females. Their call, incidentally, creates ripples. Researchers at the Smithsonian in Panama revealed that ripples are used by frog-eating bats to locate their prey. Full Story

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Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute

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