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Does the smelly kiwi need deodorant to protect it from predators?

Does the natural mushroom-like smell of the kiwi bird help to make it a tempting target for the predators that are eating it out of existence? One scientist thinks so, and he is proposing a deodorant of some kind to protect the birds from extinction.With all five kiwi species endangered, this is research that you shouldn't turn your nose up at...

September 30, 2010 — John Platt
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