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5 Amazing Feats of Animal Engineering

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Published on Jan 6, 2019

You might consider humans or beavers to be the best engineers on the planet, but these 5 other animals go to great lengths to put our houses and dams to shame.

Hosted by: Michael Aranda

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Sources:

Sociable Weaver:
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science...
https://animals.sandiegozoo.org/anima...
https://www.audubon.org/magazine/marc...
http://www.oiseaux-birds.com/card-soc...
https://www.wired.com/2014/08/absurd-...

Great Bowerbird:
https://www.cell.com/current-biology/...
http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/not...
https://www.australiangeographic.com....
http://www.pnas.org/content/early/201...
http://www.bioone.org/doi/abs/10.1554...
https://animals.sandiegozoo.org/anima...

Pufferfish:
https://www.nature.com/articles/srep0...
https://www.livescience.com/40132-und...

Oriental Hornet:
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science...
http://eprints.nottingham.ac.uk/1536/...
https://eurekamag.com/pdf/002/0020949...
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/p...
http://www.descsite.nl/Publications/T...

Prairie Dog:
https://tpwd.texas.gov/huntwild/wild/...
https://digitalcommons.unl.edu/cgi/vi...
https://www.nps.gov/scbl/planyourvisi...
https://books.google.com/books?id=BJz...
https://asknature.org/strategy/asymme...
https://www.researchgate.net/publicat...
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Images:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/bernied...
https://www.flickr.com/photos/bernied...
https://www.flickr.com/photos/1269534...
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
https://www.nature.com/articles/srep0...
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
https://www.flickr.com/photos/bernied...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q-TT2...
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...

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