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Mantis Shrimp’s Bizarre Eyesight

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#1    Still Waters

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Posted 25 January 2014 - 04:15 PM

Mantis shrimp have a type of vision unlike any other animal on the planet - that much was known. But now scientists have determined, at a cellular level, how it is that these foot-long crustaceans see the world. And it stems from their unique photoreceptors.

http://blogs.discove...t/#.UuPh2PvLcdU

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Posted 25 January 2014 - 10:28 PM

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