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gizmag: Give zebrafish some booze, they stop fearing robots

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http://www.gizmag.com/drunk-zebrafish-r ... ish/28554/

With some help from a robotic fish, scientists have discovered that zebrafish are much like humans in at least one way – they get reckless when they get drunk. OK, “drunk” might not be technically accurate, but when exposed to alcohol, the fish show no fear of a robotic version of one of their natural predators, the Indian leaf fish.

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Now we know why alcohol is nicknamed 'Liquid Courage". :lol:

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That gizmag website has all sorts of crazy stuff... :D


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