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On electric fish, molecules and behaviour - Building blogs of Science

Fabiana Kubke Oct 01, 2009

If you are an electric fish swimming through the murky waters of South America or Africa, vision will not be of much use to navigate. To circumvent this problem electric fish evolved an ‘electric’ sense which they use for navigation and communication. These fish produce electrical discharges through specialized cells in their electric organs. Because [...] … Read More