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It’s Electric! Shocking Underwater Critters

It’s Electric! Shocking Underwater Critters

8 December, 2014 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

Some creatures simply detect electric fields and use electricity to navigate, while others create their own electricity. All muscles have the potential to generate some amount of electricity. In these aquatic creatures, however, certain muscle cells have evolved into cells called electrocytes, and these generate much higher voltages than ordinary muscle […]

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