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How some insects fling their pee

How some insects fling their pee

Author: Emily Conover / Source: Science News for Students Sharpshooter insects (one shown) slurp hundreds of times their body weight in sap each day. That means they pee constantly, flinging it out of the way using a tiny barb on their rear ends. Some...

Supercell: It’s the king of thunderstorms

Supercell: It’s the king of thunderstorms

Author: Matthew Cappucci / Source: Science News for Students Rotating thunderstorms known as supercells are the storms that give rise to most tornadoes. Tornadoes are one of the most feared weather events on Earth. These quick-forming and normally...

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