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By Etta Kaner

During this ebook within the Animal habit sequence, observe how animals speak via sight, sound and scent.

A sea lion domestic dog acknowledges its mother's name, regardless of millions of alternative noisy sea lions approximately. A vervet monkey shouts "ha-ha-ha" to warn of an eagle passing overhead. A peacock enthusiasts its vibrant tail feathers in a silent yet outstanding demonstrate to appeal to a peahen. even if it's to draw a mate, warn of predators or mark their territory, animals percentage details in a few impressive methods. Containing plenty of attention-grabbing evidence, actions and easy-to-do experiments, this identify within the Animal habit sequence takes a innovative method of exploring animal life.

Illustrated via Greg Douglas.

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Stop. ” 3. “Please come here. ” Clawless crabs People who fish for male fiddler crabs cut off their giant claws for food. Then they throw the crabs back into the sea. This creates a problem for the crabs because without their huge claws, the males can’t attract females. Answers on page 42 30 Dancing bees Humans aren’t the only ones that dance. Honeybees dance, too. They dance to tell other honeybees that they’ve found a place with lots of delicious nectar. ” The longer it takes for the bee to do the dance, the farther away the nectar is.

Z__.. _. M__ T_ G__. N_. _ Period . _ . _ . _ Start _ . _ End . _ . _ . 33 Lighting up If you dove deep into the sea, at first it would seem to be totally dark. Then, suddenly, you would see lights flashing on and off. The lights would come from the bodies of fish and other sea creatures. They would be using their lights to communicate with each other. If you visited a stream on a warm summer night, you would see flashing lights in the air. They would be made by fireflies signaling to each other.

__ E. _.. S... Z__.. _. M__ T_ G__. N_. _ Period . _ . _ . _ Start _ . _ End . _ . _ . 33 Lighting up If you dove deep into the sea, at first it would seem to be totally dark. Then, suddenly, you would see lights flashing on and off. The lights would come from the bodies of fish and other sea creatures. They would be using their lights to communicate with each other. If you visited a stream on a warm summer night, you would see flashing lights in the air. They would be made by fireflies signaling to each other.

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