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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 ...

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 ...

Are zebras black with white stripes or white with black ... - Animals

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Whether you think zebra stripes are black or white, you can't deny they make a fashion statement. Learn how zebra stripes form and what color they are.

Purpose of zebra stripes remains a mystery | Science News

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Feb 2, 2016 ... Why does a zebra have stripes? People who live near the African animals have probably been asking that question for quite a long time.

Surprise! Zebra Stripes Are Not For Camouflage - Forbes

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Jan 27, 2016 ... Biologists believe the black-and-white bands don't help zebras hide from predators.

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? | 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 ...

Zebra's Stripes | Other Shows | Animal Planet

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On Animal Planet's series "Fooled by Nature," The motion of a zebra herd and their stripes creates an optical illusion for predators.

Zebra Stripes through the Eyes of Their Predators, Zebras, and ...

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Jan 22, 2016 ... The century-old idea that stripes make zebras cryptic to large carnivores has never been examined systematically. We evaluated this ...

Zebra stripes | Etsy

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Shop outside the big box, with unique items for zebra stripes from thousands of independent designers and vintage collectors on Etsy.

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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 ...

Zebra stripes not for camouflage, scientists confirm | The Independent

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Jan 25, 2016 ... For over 100 years the question of why zebras have stripes has proved a perpetual conundrum, even prompting heated debates between ...

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 ...