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Secrets of the Venus Flytrap Revealed

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Secrets of the Venus Flytrap Revealed

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Secrets of the Venus Flytrap Revealed

Secrets of the Venus Flytrap Revealed

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A Harvard mathematician makes some startling new findings on just how the famous plant that has no nerves or muscles, snaps its jaws shut in less than 1/10 of a second.

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