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Why do cows always face south or north when eating grass?

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asked Feb 2, 2016 in Other by Lou Lou
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answered Jul 4, 2017 by arkzo (425,340 points)

According to a NPR study, cows sense the Earth's magnetic field and use it to line up their bodies so they face either north or south when grazing or resting. 

 

 

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