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The Other Twitterverse: Squirrels Eavesdrop On Birds, Researchers Say

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The Other Twitterverse: Squirrels Eavesdrop On Birds, Researchers Say

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Squirrels eavesdrop on the casual chitchat of birds to figure out when it's safe enough to be out in the open and foraging for food. Researchers have found that a squirrel becomes incredibly vigilant when it hears the shriek of a red-tailed hawk, but it will relax and resume its food-seeking …

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