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ICYMI: Wetsuits will be modeled on the cutest sea creatures

Otters and beavers hold the secret to keeping warm in their fur.
Kerry Davis, @mskerryd
October 7, 2016
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ICYMI: Wetsuits will be modeled on the cutest sea creatures

Today on In Case You Missed It: MIT researchers are creating a two-layer wetsuit modeled off of the pelts of sea otters and beavers, who are able to stay warm in chilly water despite not having the layer of blubber that whales and dolphins have. Meanwhile bumblebees are being trained to pull strings to get a sweet reward. The ease with which they've taught each other is surprising scientists, who hadn't known the little guys could be trained.

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