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Britain's eels getting high on coke!

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Cocaine flushed into rivers is making critically endangered eels “hyperactive” and threatening their survival, new research suggests.

Traces of the drug routinely make their way into Britain’s waters after passing through users’ bodies, and could be causing serious health problems for some fish, according to the study.

Full article: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/european-eels-cocaine-contamination-river-thames-research-a8408926.html

Science abstract: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29879672

Has me wondering how these eels taste.

Joking.  Kinda.

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I don't think I'd want to swim up next to an eel that was Jonesing for another bump...  poor things have it hard enough as it is.

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