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'Beetlejuice'—it works for real beetles too

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Phys.org

Publication Date
2018-02-07

In Tim Burton's classic comedy "Beetlejuice", the toxic title character can escape from his inferno only if someone pronounces his name three times in a row.The real-world bombardier beetle escapes from its purgatory—the belly of a predator—by squirting the real thing: boiling-hot pulses of noxious beetle juice, forcing an attacker to vomit up its would-be prey, researchers reported Wednesday.

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https://phys.org/news/2018-02-beetlejuiceit-real-beetles.html