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Old Tuesday 10th January 2017, 16:21   #1
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Going the extra distance for sex

An incredible study just published shows that male Pectoral Sandpipers go on a grand tour of the Arctic, traveling more than 8000 miles in a month, to mate with multiple females:

http://www.nature.com/nature/journal...ture20813.html
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