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Finding platypus venom - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Oct 07, 2010

Platypuses[1] are one of Australia’s oddest creatures. They’re furry, mainly nocturnal aquatic creatures that swim with their eyes shut paddling with their webbed front feet and steering (or braking) with their rear feet. Their homes are burrows in the river banks. While not endangered, water pollution is an issue for their survival.[2] … Read More