Fireflies, geckos, snakes… animals are liars!

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Find out about the mysteries of the animal kingdom in this video about how animals have evolved deceptive traits and behaviours.

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Watch the video above – with or without English subtitles – and then click the button below to check your understanding. There is more material on the topic if you go to the “Dig Deeper” section and you can even take part in discussion with other viewers if you register in the “Discuss” section.

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