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Watch | Why are platypuses so weird?

Platypuses are often considered the world's oddest mammal. They have always confused scientists by exhibiting an array of bizarre characteristics. Australia’s duck-billed platypuses lay eggs though they are mammals. Unlike other mammals, they are toothless and have webbed feet.

Printable version | Mar 5, 2021 3:45:37 PM | https://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/science/why-are-platypuses-so-weird/article33616995.ece

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