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Hexbyte Glen Cove Snake species from different terrains surrender surface secrets behind slithering success

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Some snake species slither across the ground, while others climb trees, dive through sand or glide across water. Today, scientists report that the surface chemistry of snake scales varies among species that negotiate these different terrains. The findings could have implications for designing durable materials, as well as robots that...

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