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Porcupine Quills Can Kill

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#1    Still Waters

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 09:21 PM

With needle-sharp quills, some longer than the average human forearm, porcupines sport one of nature's most frightening defenses against predators. But a new study shows they can be fearsome killers as well. Researchers in Italy have found that the rodents can slay dogs, foxes, and even badgers.

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 10:28 PM

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