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Thursday January 07, 2016

Praying Mantises Fitted With Tiny 3D Glasses

Click this link to see pictures of a praying mantis wearing 3D glasses. The best part is that scientists say the 3D glasses actually work on the insects. Here's a picture for those of you too lazy to click the link:

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In a specially-created insect cinema, they showed that mantises fitted with traditional 3D glasses, stuck on with harmless beeswax, could be tricked into believing an image of a bug was real, causing them to pounce. But if the image was shown in 2D, they ignored it.