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Sharks’ electricity-sensing organs are even more powerful than we realized

Sharks’ electricity-sensing organs are even more powerful than we realized

The most powerful proton conductor in the natural world is a weird, jelly-like substance that lives inside a shark’s head. That’s according to a study published Friday in the journal Science Advances, which found that the material that makes up electricity-sensing shark organs called the ampullae of Lorenzini is almost as conductive as some of the most […]