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Herring Communicate By Passing Gas

Posted in funny by R Bucao on February 12, 2010

Herring Arguments: Smelly

It was found that herring talk to each other via underwater sounds created by bubbles of air streaming from their, uh, backends. The term for the behavior? Fast Repetitive Ticks (FRTs, for short).

Other bizarre scientific studies can be found here.

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