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The Deep-Sea Snail with an Iron Shell

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Published on Sep 21, 2019

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Deep in the Indian Ocean, scientists have discovered a snail whose feet are covered in iron scales, but how it builds these scales is a bit of a mystery.

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Sources:
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https://www.pnas.org/content/107/3/987
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