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news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2015/01/150113-zebras-stripes-evolution-animals-science-africa

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 ...

www.livescience.com/49447-zebras-stripes-cooling.html

Jan 14, 2015 ... Plains zebras living in central Africa, like this one in Uganda, tend to have more defined stripes than plains zebras living in more Southern, ...

wonderopolis.org/wonder/why-do-zebras-have-stripes-2

Although most people tend to think of the zebra as a white animal with black stripes, scientists have discovered that the zebra is actually a black animal with ...

www.csmonitor.com/Science/2016/0123/Why-do-zebras-have-stripes-It-s-not-for-camouflage-say-scientists.

Jan 23, 2016 ... Zebras' stripes are highly unlikely to have evolved in an effort to provide camouflage, according to new research published Friday in the journal ...

www.ucdavis.edu/news/zebra-stripes-not-camouflage-new-study-finds

Jan 22, 2016 ... In earlier studies, Caro and other colleagues have provided evidence suggesting that the zebra's stripes provide an evolutionary advantage by ...

africageographic.com/blog/why-do-zebras-have-stripes

Feb 10, 2017 ... There are five hypotheses as to why zebras have stripes....Marula Lodge gets closer to answering the age-old question.

blogs.discovermagazine.com/d-brief/2014/04/02/why-do-zebras-have-stripes-riddle-finally-solved

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

voices.nationalgeographic.org/2014/04/01/zebras-stripes-evolution-animals-science

Apr 1, 2014 ... Zebra stripes evolved to keep pesky insects at bay, according to the most thorough study to date on the subject. All three species of zebra have ...

www.theguardian.com/science/animal-magic/2014/apr/02/why-do-zebras-have-stripes-scientists-have-the-answer

Apr 2, 2014 ... The zebra evolved stripes to deter parasitic flies, say researchers.