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I Just Learned About This Shapeshifting Caterpillar And Am Truly Blown Away

Science is crazy.

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Let me start by saying this: I'm not a scientist! I don't even play one on TV! I'm just a girl, writing this post, asking you to look at this crazy thing that I've only just become aware of.

EXCEPT IT DOESN'T ALWAYS LOOK LIKE A SNAKE. Ok, let me break this down for people who are like me and don't really know anything about nature creatures.

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But also some deeper questions too. Like, by what means does this caterpillar know what a viper snake looks like? Have they met? Does the caterpillar remember? And if they've never met, is it just coincidence that it happens to look like a scary and dangerous snake? Or some kind of crazy instinct summoned from deep within their soul?

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  1. So yeah, this caterpillar's life is crazy! Isn't nature kewl?

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    Yah, love nature and science.
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    Not impressed! But only cause I am a dumb human!
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So yeah, this caterpillar's life is crazy! Isn't nature kewl?
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    Yah, love nature and science.
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    Not impressed! But only cause I am a dumb human!

h/t this tweet that changed my life

 
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