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Rat Uses Poison to Its Advantage

Rat Uses Poison to Its Advantage

Scientists have discovered that the African crested rat has developed a way to fight off predators: It chews a poisonous bark and smears the mixture on its fur, warning any potential predators that they will be poisoned if they attack the rat. True statement: Nature is so weird …


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