Why do snakes flick their tongues?

    Why do snakes flick their tongues?

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    European airlines have been lobbying against EU climate plans

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    The New Scientist Photography Awards 2021 are now open for entries

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    Rhino Anti-poaching Campaign Goes Nuclear

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    Best Prime Day Deals: Amazon Prime Day 2021 | Popular Science

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    DARPA drone interceptor seems to be armed with a form of Silly String

    DARPA drone interceptor seems to be armed with a form of Silly String

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    Smaller Bodies, Longer Wings, Earlier Migrations: Untangling the Multiple Impacts of Climate Warming on Birds

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    Rare but Possible: COVID-19-Related Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Adults

    Rare but Possible: COVID-19-Related Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Adults

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    Your ears give off alcohol and a test can reveal how much you’ve drunk

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    Clash of the Titans: Hubble Spots a Cataclysmic Cosmic Collision

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