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Evidence that moles smell in stereo

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#1    Still Waters

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Posted 06 February 2013 - 04:08 PM

Most mammals, including humans, see in stereo and hear in stereo. But whether they can also smell in stereo is the subject of a long-standing scientific controversy.

Now, a new study shows definitively that the common mole (Scalopus aquaticus) – the same critter that disrupts the lawns and gardens of homeowners throughout the eastern United States, Canada and Mexico – relies on stereo sniffing to locate its prey.

http://phys.org/news...mal-stereo.html

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