The platypus is one of only a few mammals with electroreceptive capabilities and is by far the most adept. When searching for food, the platypus buries its highly sensitive snout into murky streambeds, and uses its sense of the electric energy to pinpoint the location of its prey.
Watch the video to find out more about how the platypus puts this amazing ability to use.
Turtles Goes Home To Lay Eggs, Finds That Her Beach Is Now An Airport Runway: Click “Next” below!
The Rainforest Site is a place where people can come together to protect our environment for generations to come. In addition to signing important environmental petitions, shopping for the cause, and learning about the natural world, visitors can take just a moment each day to click on a green button to preserve vital wildlife habitat. Visit The Rainforest Site and click today - it's free!
TRS Ora Player
Sign up for news and offers!
Get the latest from The Rainforest Site in your inbox every morning!