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Zebra - Wikipedia

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Zebras are several species of African equids (horse family) united by their distinctive black and white striped coats. Their stripes come in ...

Why Do Zebras Have Stripes? New Study Makes Temperature ...

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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, ...

In Photos: Why Zebras Have Black and White Stripes - Live Science

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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 ...

What Color Is a Zebra? - Are zebras black with white stripes or white ...

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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 ...

Why do zebras have black and white stripes? A computer game has ...

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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 ...

Why Do Zebras Have Stripes? | Wonderopolis

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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 ...

BBC Nature - Zebra stripes evolved to keep biting flies at bay

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Feb 9, 2012 ... Why zebras evolved their characteristic black-and-white stripes has been the subject of decades of debate among scientists. Now researchers ...

Are Zebras Black with White Stripes or White with Black Stripes ...

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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.

Why Zebras Have Black And White Stripes: New Study Says Not For ...

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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?

Zebra stripes are not black and white | Henry Nicholls | Science ...

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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 ...

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Why Do Zebras Have Stripes? It's Not for Camouflage - Live Science

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Jan 14, 2015 ... Researchers have long struggled to explain the purpose of the zebra's unique black-and-white coat. Some have suggested that the stripes may ...

Zebra's black and white stripes makes it HARDER for flies to land on ...

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Apr 1, 2014 ... Mystery of zebra stripes solved: Black and white pattern confuses flies to ... zebras got their stripes – and the answer is far from black and white.

Why Do Zebras Have Stripes? Mystery Solved, Scientists Say - NBC ...

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Apr 1, 2014 ... The primary advantage of a zebra's stripes is to repel bloodsucking flies, ... on the fake horses that were painted with black and white stripes.