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Reader Orlando Saint-Sebastien was surprised to learn that snails have tongues and asked how sticky they are.
They had the same shape as venom proteins from spiders and cone snails, Vetter says.
She put the snails in her water tunnel and observed how well they were able to cling to different surfaces.
After Glanzman’s team administered a “reminder” shock to the snails, the researchers were surprised to quickly notice different, newer synaptic connections growing between the neurons.
With it, researchers have edited genes in a wide variety of animals, including dogs, mice, snails, cows and mosquitoes.
A dolphin will first trap underwater prey in the large shell of a sea snail.
The green damp hung upon the low walls, and the tracks of the snail and slug glistened in the light; but all was still as death.
They were well-to-do folk and, according to Cesar Birotteau who knew them, old man Crottat was as "close as a snail."
REPERTORY OF THE COMEDIE HUMAINE, COMPLETE, A -- ZANATOLE CERFBERR AND JULES FRANOIS CHRISTOPHE
As a snail which melteth, let every one of them pass away, like the untimely birth of a woman, that they may not see the sun.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
Aye, there it was, slowly winding up the steep white road, on which it seemed to move at a snail's pace.
RUTHELIZABETH CLEGHORN GASKELL

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