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Old 04-01-2010, 10:49 AM   #1
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Researchers say toads may be able to predict earthquakes. Here are five facts about toads:
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Toads can 'predict earthquakes' and seismic activity
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BBC - Earth News - Toads can 'predict earthquakes' and seismic activity
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Common toads appear to be able to sense an impending earthquake and will flee their colony days before the seismic activity strikes.
The evidence comes from a population of toads which left their breeding colony three days before an earthquake that struck L'Aquila in Italy in 2009.

How toads sensed the quake is unclear, but...
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