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Energy from Death-Side View (Video)
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Date: March 14, 2010
Running Time: 00:05:16
Animals are a source of energy-rich food even after they die. Here we can see beetles, flies, bacteria, and other organisms feasting on carcasses. They get their energy from rotting flesh, just as we get energy from the food we eat. Scavengers break down the tissues of dead animals, releasing ... More »
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