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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 ... 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 ...

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? Scientists have the answer | Science ...

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Apr 2, 2014 ... There have been many explanations for the zebra's impressive stripes. New research strongly suggests that they have evolved to deter ...

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 ...

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 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 ...

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? Mystery Solved, Scientists Say - NBC ...

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Apr 1, 2014 ... Why did zebras evolve to have stripes? Researchers say they've definitively solved the century-old riddle, and it has to do with flies.

Purpose of zebra stripes remains a mystery | Science News

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Feb 2, 2016 ... Scientists have been arguing about the purpose of zebra stripes since the 1800s. They still don't have a good answer for why the patterning ...