Oddities News Archive - June 15, 2012
Scientists from Cambridge University have found that a carnivorous plant employs the laws of physics to help it find its meals.
It’s a bad sign when even carnivorous plants decide to embrace a vegetarian lifestyle. A newly published study in New Phytologist journal has revealed the common Sundew plant is becoming so full from snacking on nitrogen deposits in Swedish bogs, that they’re eating fewer bugs.
- A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.