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High-Speed Video of Cat Tongues Yields Another Reason Why They're Superior
Offbeat  (tags: cats, tongues, video )

- 199 days ago -
Using videos captured by high-speed cameras (in the stunning video above, about 500 frames per second), he showed that cats have a four-phase grooming regimen aided by tiny keratin spikes on their tongues called filiform papillae.
How Cat Tongues Work-and Can Inspire Human Tech
Offbeat  (tags: cats, tongues, environment, protection )

- 207 days ago -
Scientists used CT scans to get up close and personal with cat tongues to learn their secrets. Cats' tongues transfer saliva through layers of fur all the way down to their skin. Understanding how they work could lead to new methods of applying
Why Cats Leave Their Tongues Hanging Out
Offbeat  (tags: cats, tongues, behaviors )

- 455 days ago -
You know what blepping is, right? ItâEUR(TM)s when an animalâEUR(TM)s tongue casually pokes out of their mouth and stays there. ItâEUR(TM)s very cute, but quite odd.
Hair Ball! How Cats' Tongues Get Them So Clean
Offbeat  (tags: cats, tongues, bathing )

- 926 days ago -
Cats are famous for their fastidious self-grooming, but the way their tongues are able to get them so clean has remained somewhat of a mystery. Scientists knew that feline tongues were covered in spines, and now a group of engineers has found that
Lizardman 'With Two Tongues' Opens Museum
Offbeat  (tags: Lizardman, 'with, two, tongues, opens, museum )

- 3935 days ago -
Lizardman, real name Erik Sprague, has had his teeth filed down to points and Teflon implanted on his forehead to create "horned ridges" above his eyes.

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