star-nosed mole

The Scientist Staff | Sep 1, 2012 | 2 min read
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Sense and Sensibility
Mary Beth Aberlin | Sep 1, 2012 | 3 min read
Why is tactile perception so fundamental to life?
A Nose for Touch
Kenneth C. Catania | Sep 1, 2012 | 10 min read
The remarkable ability of the star-nosed mole to interpret its surroundings through touch is yielding clues about mammalian sensory processing in general.