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Animal Weapons Offer Lessons For Human Arms Race

  • Shelley Schlender

In their fight for mates, food and territory, animals use the weapons they were born with - teeth and claws, horns and hooves. Human animals can use fists and feet, but we have been able to augment our arsenal with sticks and guns and bombs. A new book looks at the similarities between our weaponry and that of the animal world. Shelley Schlender reports.

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