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Ever wonder why some animals don't need sunscreen or how they can live in dry climates without water? Well, some of them can use the slime their bodies produce in weird and helpful ways!

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http://animaldiversity.org/accounts/Litoria_platycephala/
http://animals.sandiegozoo.org/animals/hippo
http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/adaptations/Estivation
https://books.google.com/books?id=pDfavtT_xSsC&pg=PA125#v=onepage&q&f=false
https://www.britannica.com/story/how-did-the-sperm-whale-get-its-name
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http://eol.org/pages/1047984/details
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http://www.nhm.ac.uk/discover/what-is-ambergris.html
https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/do-hippopotamuses-actuall/
https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/strange-but-true-whale-waste-is-valuable/

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