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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 ... A leopard may not be able to change its spots, but some zebras change their stripes. Zebras in warmer places have more stripes, a new study ...

Zebra Stripes Not for Camouflage, New Study Finds | UC Davis

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Jan 22, 2016 ... If you've always thought of a zebra's stripes as offering some type of camouflaging protection against predators, it's time to think again, suggest ...

Why Do Zebras Have Stripes? Riddle Finally Solved - D-brief

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Apr 2, 2014 ... Scientists have offered a number of theories for zebras' stripes - but it turns out, the pattern evolved to deter biting flies.

Why Do Zebras Have Stripes? Not for Camo, Scientists Say | Biology ...

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Jan 25, 2016 ... In a study published online in the journal PLoS ONE, scientists found that zebra stripes cannot be involved in allowing the animals to blend in ...

How do a zebra's stripes act as camouflage? | HowStuffWorks

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To humans, a zebra's stripes stick out like a sore thumb, so it's hard to imagine that the stripes act as camouflage. Zoologists believe stripes offer zebras ...

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

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Aug 11, 2015 ... It is a mystery which has been the source of many a heated debate, flummoxing naturalists since Charles Darwin's era: why does a zebra have ...

Why do zebras have stripes? : News : University Herald

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Jan 24, 2016 ... A new study suggests that it is highly unlikely that the Zebras' stripes have evolved in an effort to provide camouflage.

Zebra Stripes Evolved to Keep Biting Flies at Bay » American Scientist

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Why zebras evolved their characteristic black-and-white stripes has been the subject of ... The stripes, they say, came about to keep away blood-sucking flies.

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?

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

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Jan 14, 2015 ... Thick, black stripes may help zebras regulate their body heat by creating small- scale eddies of wind that cool their bodies in the heat of the ...

Why do zebras have stripes? It's not for camouflage, say scientists ...

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Jan 23, 2016 ... New research appears to discredit the age-old theory that zebras' stripes help them evade predators. But if this hypothesis no longer holds up ...

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 ...