17 Terrifying X-Rays That Will Forever Change The Way You Look At Animals

Did you know penguins have knees?!

1. Cats would look so odd if they didn’t have ears.

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2. Moles have claws BIGGER THAN THEIR FACE.

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3. Frogs have freakily long toes.

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4. Bats… ok, bats are still quite creepy.

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5. Chameleons are not always that good at blending in.

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6. A duck’s beak is basically its whole head.

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7. Rays are actually much more complicated than their smooth exterior suggests.

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8. You do not want to mess with a sawfish.

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9. Monkeys are scarily human.

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10. Goldfish have bones in their fins.

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11. A chicken’s legs are really quite long.

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12. Porcupinefish are extremely spiky.

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13. Seahorses are pretty damn cool.

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14. Lizards are basically just one long spine.

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15. So are dachshunds.

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16. This is how a diving bird makes itself streamlined.

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From Turvey’s exhibition at Gallery@Oxo.

17. And of course penguins have knees.

No, they really do.

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