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The power of poop

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19 Dec 2020
The power of poop

Humans cringe at the sight of poop and find it disgusting. However, in the animal kingdom, the faecal matter is not so bad, after all, and has some innovative uses. This infographic highlights some fantastic relationships between some animals and their or others’ dung.

Editor's note - This infographic was originally published in Deccan Herald