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Crocodile Skin Confers Delicate Touch Sense

November 27th, 2012

Episode 80 of 725 episodes

The bumps that cover the skin of crocodilians are full of nerve endings that are exquisitely sensitive to pressure and vibration. Gretchen Cuda Kroen reports

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