Zebras are several species of African equids (horse family) united by their
distinctive black and white striped coats. Their stripes come in ...
Jan 15, 2015 ... All three species of zebra have bold black and white stripes that stand out among
more drab-looking African grazers, like buffalo and antelope, ...
Jan 14, 2015 ... A new study suggests that thick black zebra stripes evolved to help these
mammals stay cool in the plains of Africa, not to avoid predators and ...
Genetics determine the variety of stripes in zebras. While the specific processing
of determining this striping pattern isn't known, it has something to do with ...
Aug 11, 2015 ... There have been many explanations for the zebra's black and white stripes, but
the most common has been the species makes use of the ...
To the human eye it seems absurd. The zebra's black and white striped pattern
could not be more obvious. Whether roaming around the zoo or running across ...
Feb 9, 2012 ... Why zebras evolved their characteristic black-and-white stripes has been the
subject of decades of debate among scientists. Now researchers ...
Dec 7, 2015 ... Zebras are peculiar animals. They possess unusual patterns on their bodies, but
we don't really know if it is black on white or vice-versa.
Jan 25, 2016 ... A zebra's black and white stripes are apparently not for camouflage, experts in
California said. If that is so, what are zebra stripes for, then?
Jan 15, 2015 ... Lions, one of the main predators of zebra, can't figure out the size, speed and
trajectory of their black-and-white quarry. At dusk, stripes help ...