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Oddities News Archive - December 14, 2012

Insects Found To Have Similar Hearing System To That Of Dolphins

Scientists have discovered a hearing system component previously thought to be unique to toothed whales – such as dolphins – in insects.

Word of the Day
immane
  • Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.
The word 'immane' comes from the Latin word 'immanis', 'enormous'.
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