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Animals suffering in laboratories: A failure to care

...expressions when they are in pain. For the study, the ill-fated mice were videotaped after experimenters injected noxious chemicals into their abdomens, ankles, hands and feet; placed them on hot plates; placed their tails in hot water; clamped...

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From orb-webs to pallets, spiders try their best in Southeast Alaska

...hairs on their wings and allow the caddisfly to escape the sticky web. Some insects, including stinkbugs, spray noxious chemicals when attacked by a predator. Certain spiders bite their prey before wrapping it up in silk and thus get sprayed...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/041308/out_268024725.shtml
Insects become specialized to make a meal out of a variety of plants

...when pestered, and the repulsiveness of this juice depends on what they have been eating; their natural foods add noxious chemicals that the grasshoppers recycle, but the vomit of grasshoppers fed on lettuce lacks this useful repulsiveness. Plant...

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