Snakes use sponge action to drink

Snakes use sponge action to drink

There are 3 comments on the New Scientist story from Feb 20, 2012, titled Snakes use sponge action to drink. In it, New Scientist reports that:

WHAT do a snake's mouth and a sponge have in common? Capillary action. Some species may use skin folds in their lower jaw like a sponge, to soak up water and ferry it into their gut.

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Since: Mar 11

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#1 Feb 20, 2012
How FREAKIN' COOL is that????
Ovi

Phoenix, AZ

#2 May 26, 2013
Tha is coll tho was my question that I never could answeret

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#3 May 28, 2013
But in all actually... IS THIS Really .A HOT TOPIC to discuss???

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