Do Electric Fish Dream in Zaps?
Do Electric Fish Dream in Zaps?
Studying electrical communication in the wild requires braving the Amazon jungle with sensitive equipment.
Do Electric Fish Dream in Zaps?
Do Electric Fish Dream in Zaps?

Studying electrical communication in the wild requires braving the Amazon jungle with sensitive equipment.

Studying electrical communication in the wild requires braving the Amazon jungle with sensitive equipment.

electrosensation
How Skates, Sharks Use Electricity to Sense Prey
How Skates, Sharks Use Electricity to Sense Prey
Joshua A. Krisch | Mar 7, 2017
Researchers have known for decades that certain fish make use of specialized electrosensory cells, but the precise mechanism of these cells was a mystery until now. 
Electric Sensation
Sabrina Richards | Aug 31, 2012
Researchers help define the limits of electroreception in a weakly electric fish, showing that this sense may be more akin to touch than vision.