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The high voltage discharge generated by electric eels is a powerful predatory weapon. A new study shows that eels exploit basic physics to increase the voltage delivered to prey, inducing muscle fatigue that turns challenging prey items into easy targets.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)R1070-R1072
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number22
StatePublished - Nov 16 2015


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